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Casting a Net when Networking

If you consider yourself a professional in any way, then networking is probably part of your life.  With social media making the world smaller, networking has become an easier thing to do; we can connect with people around the world and become acquainted with people we have never even meet.  And while networking and connecting… Continue reading Casting a Net when Networking

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Eye See You, Why Doesn’t Your Eye See Me?

The penalty of not looking into the eyes of the person you are clinking glasses with during a toast is 7 years of bad sex.  Yep. Got that?!  In France and Germany it's a superstition that forces people to look into each other's eyes.  My old boss had told us it was tradition to look… Continue reading Eye See You, Why Doesn’t Your Eye See Me?

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Life is the Process – Mindfully Enjoy it

I was scrolling through my social media and came across an update someone posted: "Remember what you were, when you wanted what you have."  And it struck me still.  Everything in my life that I've been overwhelmed with or complain about have been placed there by me.   Even the things I appreciate have purposefully… Continue reading Life is the Process – Mindfully Enjoy it

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How to Lose Friends and Influence No One (Reflections from an expert)

After a rough week on social media, some of us are looking at our friends and family saying, "Who ARE you?!?!"  People are engaged in a political civil war.  Families are fighting.  Friends are fighting.  My kids are fighting.  (Just kidding - they are actually playing together and I'm afraid to breathe in case I… Continue reading How to Lose Friends and Influence No One (Reflections from an expert)