September 24, 2017

What’s In A Name? Ask a Female Physician

Shakespeare’s famous quote, “What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet,” suggests that a name or title is not significant in representing the qualities of someone or something.…

September 19, 2017

Hurricane Communications – What We Can Learn

It is far easier to ignore the misinformation – and to act most appropriately – when there is an abundance of accurate and timely information coming from legitimate and knowledgeable sources. Each time, we all get better at this.

August 27, 2017

Betty Jolly, DameChanger

I only knew Betty Jolly for a brief seven months, but the impression she left on me will last my lifetime. Her intellect, persistence and wit were inspiring and she was a force to be reckoned with. Unfortunately,…

August 8, 2017

Jim Vance, the Real Deal

Vance’s impact in delivering the important news of the day to his local audience carried with it a global impact.  We have lost a valuable voice in Washington.

July 27, 2017

De-escalating Drama

Consider the value in being right versus being effective. Is being right or winning the argument worth it at all costs? Or, is there greater potential for success for everyone if we are more focused on effective communication.

Buffett's Circle of Competence
July 20, 2017

Buffett’s Circle of Competence

Buffett’s steadfastness to working within a place of clear knowledge and basing decisions on facts allows him to benefit from what he calls “emotional stability” – a confident, steady resolve in making critical decisions.

June 26, 2017

It’s Halftime – 3 Ways to Win

Remember the important opportunity a halftime re-grouping provides. If you’re winning, take advantage of that momentum and push harder. If you’re not, you have another half of the year to recover and change the outcome. Rebuild the enthusiasm and fight for a strong finish.

June 9, 2017

Leaders, Moms, and Turning Out Ok

Bob Chapman, chairman and CEO of Barry-Wehmiller and author of Everybody Matters, says that if we’re going create positive change in this world we need to move from me-centric management to we-centric leadership. Chapman spoke to a room…

May 27, 2017

Are We Smarter Than the Experts?

While knowledge is power, and it’s more accessible than ever, it seems we’re using our passing knowledge to overrule experts.