Do your insides match your outsides?

Do your insides match your outsides?

I’m a huge Sandra Bullock fan and recently realized I’ve only watched a fraction of her movies. Over the winter I made it a goal to catch up. Ironically, 28 Days kicked off that quest. In the comedy-drama, Bullock plays a journalist who checks into a rehab center....
What’s your letter of the year?

What’s your letter of the year?

Many writers and leadership coaches I follow talk about selecting “one word” to set intentions and goals for the upcoming year. I’ve tried but never landed on the “right word.” Last week in a virtual networking session, another attendee shared an approach I’d never...
Focused Leadership

Focused Leadership

This is a pretty accurate depiction of my “look” when “Focus” my #2 CliftonStrength is in overdrive. Eyes laser focused, neck tensed, shoulders hunched, intent on the task ahead. It’s a key strength for me as both a business owner and...
Wear the Buckle

Wear the Buckle

In 2019, I won this beautiful championship buckle. It was the  first (and only so far) trophy buckle I’ve won. It sits on my dresser so I can see it, but I never wear it.  I cherish the hard work it represents. Yet, I hadn’t given myself permission to wear...
Crash and Burn

Crash and Burn

What happened the last time you decided on a course of action and took 180-degree turn at the last second? Last week a near collision with a wall was a stark reminder. I clearly asked my horse for an advanced maneuver, and she was listening, poised to respond. At the...