Look for the Helpers

Look for the Helpers

It is as hard to ask for help as it is easy to get hurt. It’s hard to know who to go to and it hurts when you ask for help and don’t get what you need. When I first launched my business and my blog, I asked a former (famous) colleague I had supported for...
Grow at Your Own Pace

Grow at Your Own Pace

A friend propagated a plant and divided it among nine friends at an annual gathering. It was meant to symbolize our continued growth in our individual areas of business. We would each grow on our own, separately and from afar. Yet, we’d symbolically grow...
Where to Go When Your ‘Get Up and Go’ is Gone

Where to Go When Your ‘Get Up and Go’ is Gone

I see you, you Goal-Driven-Getting-After-It-Gal. You’re up and at it! Running the meeting AND running the 5k. Organizing the office party AND organizing your pantry. Driving greater department profits AND driving the kids to soccer practice. Cooking up industry...
Are You Losing Traction?

Are You Losing Traction?

You’ve got a goal. You’ve got a plan. You can see the optimal outcome and know the steps to get there. Whether you’re headed for a new title or promotion, a new job or career, or a total pivot or next chapter in your life, you are READY to SET and...
Letting Go of What No Longer Serves You

Letting Go of What No Longer Serves You

I was walking the dog when I noticed it. I do my best thinking while walking and I often “see” things at the time (though, admittedly, things are not always as they seem). This time I saw a tree unlike the others. It’s winter here in Connecticut and...
When You Feel Like Quitting…

When You Feel Like Quitting…

“What’s the point?” “I just feel like I’m working harder than ever and nothing’s working.” “It’s just not worth it.” Maybe you feel like this. Time to throw in the towel, pull up the stakes, and move on....