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Lately I’ve been having a mental battle between my desire to be creative and reflective and the interminable time pressure I feel to handle sooo many urgent/somewhat important activities. Here’s this morning’s example of what goes through my head.  Today is a...

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One Thing Fills My Love Tank

One Thing Fills My Love Tank

My heart is brimming with gratitude, stemming from an intertwined set of experiences with three women I love. Before I explain why, I want to share some of the how. In January 2010, I met a phenomenal group of women entrepreneurs. We gathered in person with our...

Visionaries and Implementers

Visionaries and Implementers

Prefer audio? - LISTEN HERE If you would like to grow your Brilliance-Based® team, division, or small company, I highly recommend you read Traction by Gino Wickman. Wickman guides organizations of 5-10+ people to gain financial traction by scaling to become much...

Beauty can follow a storm

Beauty can follow a storm

Happy August! The kids and I are off to Maine soon to enjoy beach time with my aunt, uncle and cousins. This trip will be an excellent follow-up to our family gathering ten days ago in Madison, Wisconsin. In Madison, I had the extraordinary opportunity to officiate...

Sometimes playing cards is the break we need
Do Less

Do Less

Prefer audio? - LISTEN HERE I've been playing a lot of iPhone solitaire lately, to zone out. It gives my brain just enough to do that my thoughts can safely wander without distracting me into productive action.  One vexing hand that I had a couple of weeks ago... I...

High-Earning Healthy Present Moms
Gobsmacked

Gobsmacked

Five years ago, I became conscious of a deep-seated expectation I’d been holding for myself, to be a high-earning, healthy, present mom. At various points in my career I had separately met each of these self-imposed criteria. Why, I wondered in 2016, was I not...

The 4 Gs In Action

The 4 Gs In Action

My long-time friend and former client Devra recently forwarded me a special email she wrote to a 12-year-old preparing to celebrate becoming a bat mitzvah. This young woman has spent her life with a medically fragile sibling and the occasional crises that brings....

Room to Roam

Room to Roam

This morning I took time out from my schedule to text one of my clients.  She's an excellent leader - at the hospital where she's a Division Chief, at home where she has a husband and 3 kids, in her medical research, and in her community. The COVID pandemic has...

2 paths leading toward storm
It’s Official!

It’s Official!

In late June 2019 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...

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