Janice worked hard. She completed her assignments on time and rarely made mistakes. She went to meetings, but often sat in the back and never said much – speaking up in large groups wasn’t her thing. She was polite to her colleagues, but cultivated her friends outside of work, and didn’t talk about her passion… Read More
Can’t is a Four-Letter Word
I know it’s hard to be brave. To be bold. To be courageous. But, you can be. It only takes a smidge of it to start. You can be more than you are right now if you want to.
If all you can hear in your life is “you can’t” then, let me be the one today to believe in you and tell you, “You can.” You can do more than you think you can do and become more than you are now.
When is it Enough?
He walked in 20 minutes late to Sunday School. I know because we walked in 10 minutes late and flustered. And not for any good reason. Just late. Our life is not exactly super together right now. That’s not good when you are supposed to be the Sunday School leader. Thank God, truly, for friends… Read More
Get Busy Having FUN!
People, Not sure I have anything profound to say for this month. I am too busy having FUN! Yep, FUN. I have officially declared 2015 the year of FUN. I know many of you also theme your year with a particular focus while others make resolutions. I am going the theme route this year and… Read More
Last week, I attended a cocktail reception for a group at my office. On the way in the door, I met up with a colleague who set the tone for the whole night. When I asked the simple question, “How are you?” she thankfully responded with an honest answer to the question most of us… Read More
7 Things Your Boss Wants to Tell You
Recently, I read the following post from an employee on an employer review site, which left me sad and frustrated: “Leave the executive suite – learn what people in every city, every building, every office, every department and every shift do, who they are, etc. Periodic surveys and town halls are not enough to give… Read More