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It’s Official!

In late June I announced a radical reinvention of my work ahead.   During the first two decades of Connect2 Corporation, as my life and work continued, my purpose evolved and deepened.  The challenges I faced and the experiences I had in these past few years (many...

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Step It Up

Step It Up

I haven’t written a blog post in so long that I’m afraid I’ve forgotten how.  How did I think up topics? How did I have the courage to express myself publicly? How did I wrap everything in pithy little lessons?Over the past six months I’ve focused on overhauling my...

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Parking Between the Lines

Parking Between the Lines

I pull into the paid parking lot for the medical building across the street.  The attendant says to me “Park between the lines.”“No problem,” I think, and continue on my merry way. Perhaps this is a good time to tell you that one of my secret talents (okay, my only...

Opening New Dialogue

Opening New Dialogue

Who is enough? What is enough? How much is enough? Do you ever wonder? Lately I’ve been hearing from my inner critic a lot, the voice of what I like to call my Business Brain. It tells me I haven’t done enough research on middle schools, I’m not giving enough...

Should I Put Out This Fire?

Should I Put Out This Fire?

A whole world seems to have opened up before me since I started writing and teaching about HyperCompetence. The response from our community has been inspiring. It seems I’ve touched a nerve with a tribe of overdoing, overgiving, overtired women and their colleagues...

It’s Not Me. It’s You.

It’s Not Me. It’s You.

As I’ve continued to delve this summer into the crucial topic of The High Cost of HyperCompetence & Its Cure, I’ve noticed a startling pattern. So many of us who struggle with the costs of HyperCompetence seem to have a narcissist (usually one...