Creating the Capacity for Change

“It’s only after you’ve stepped outside your comfort zone that you begin to change, grow, and transform.” ― Roy T. Bennett This is the January article I wrote for Emerging Women NC, a division of BJD Leadership. Increasing the momentum of change… About ten years ago, in a leadership course, the facilitator made the statementContinue reading “Creating the Capacity for Change”

Lead with Heart

“Leadership is about making others better as a result of your presence and making sure that impact lasts in your absence.” — Sheryl Sanberg, COO of Facebook This is the February article I wrote for Emerging Women NC, a division of BJD Leadership. Compassionate Leadership… This month we are exploring compassionate leadership that includes: Love,Continue reading “Lead with Heart”

The Superpower of Gratitude

“Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.” – Henry Ward Beecher If I Had a Superpower… I have to admit I have thought about how cool it would be if I had some superpowers. 🦸‍♀️ Although there are so many to chose from, I am not sure what I would want. MaybeContinue reading “The Superpower of Gratitude”

A Story of Unconscious Bias, Starring Childless Women and Men

“I think unconscious bias is one of the hardest things to get at.” Ruth Bader Ginsburg When we assume… I was struck by a tweet recently that set about a premise that if you didn’t have kids, your opinion was worth less. I chose to exclude the info on the tweeter as that isn’t theContinue reading “A Story of Unconscious Bias, Starring Childless Women and Men”

Advocating for Ourselves and Others!

This week’s blog explores how to advocate for ourselves and others. This is not an easy thing to do; it seems to be getting harder and harder. I am going to break this into three parts: advocating for your health, for yourself and for others. Over the past two months, I have had several thingsContinue reading “Advocating for Ourselves and Others!”