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gloria

Finding Gloria

Isn’t it funny when you find something you forgot about but absolutely needed at that moment? That happened to me five minutes ago. I dug through my desk for a notebook of post-its so I could write down some movie times. ...

annemulcahy

Anne Mulcahy’s Groupie

I think I might be a female CEO’s groupie – starting with Anne Mulcahy. My god, this woman’s presence was electrifying. She smiles so wide you can see it in the back of the room and the way she gestures and us...

Strong-Man

I Didn’t Know My Own Strength

For the past year and a half, I’ve had a greeting card hanging on my refrigerator. It was sent to me only days after leaving my marriage from my beautiful and amazing godmother. The front of the card says, “Your str...


pleatedpants

A Memo to the Male Gender

I’d like to send a memo to the male gender. Unequivocally, no questions asked, here’s your advice of the day: Pleated pants don’t look good on ANYONE. No, trust me, don’t argue. They don’t. They ne...

done

Done is Good

In my life and career, I’m a bit of an addict to organizational systems. However, I never stick to the same one for very long. It depends on the week and the task list which way I’ll decide to organize myself. This ...

Google-logo

Trust me, kids. I google you.

I’m hiring an intern, and boy is it fun! A huge part of the intern position I’m hiring is helping with social media and graphic design, so it only makes sense to me to Google the applicants. If you don’t have ...


no

Saying "No"

I’ve posted a number of times the past five months about how wonderful it’s been to achieve some semblance of work/life balance. Well, apparently, putting it out in the universe that I might have some free time has ...