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Gaining Wisdom through a Mentor

When I was in college I began to read and study about what made for a strong family.   I wanted to reach my potential as a husband and as a father.   1,679 more words

Family Issues


I recently had the amazing opportunity to attend the Network of Executive Women (NEW) Leadership Summit in Chicago. NEW is a women’s leadership organization serving the retail, consumer goods, financial services and technology industries. 940 more words

Self Care

Gifted Hearts Learning

Your kid is four years old and lecturing you on the scientific names of dinosaurs. Six years old and doing the research to organize an authentic Victorian-era birthday party. 1,043 more words


Providing & Receiving Positive Feedback

Annual Performance Reviews are often dreaded by most employees.

It is the time of the year where we often get offended, where leaders realize that they don’t really understand what is going on in their organization. 844 more words


Public speaking from a personal place

For years I have spoken in public. Given an endless number of presentations to often tough crowds. Sometimes a bearer of unexpected insight into what an organisation’s audiences really think of them. 805 more words


Before you say a word, pause

Ever get stuck in a conversation and you are at a lose of words?

Ever try to strike up a conversation and don’t know what to say? 102 more words

"Creating a Culture of Accessibility in the Sciences" - reflections/book review

I hear a lot about promoting diversity in science. Mostly, it’s about increasing the proportion of women. Sometimes it refers to people of color. Less frequently it’s about the inclusion of Latinos or people from other ethnic backgrounds. 1,116 more words

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