Leaders Connect

June 10th, 2018

Connect with like minds (1)Recently, I connected with some amazing women leaders for a community event. It was a terrific time to compare notes and share stories. But, more than anything it was that we were aligned with a common purpose and goal: serving others.



Collaborate and Lead

June 10th, 2018

Collaboration and blanchardAs a proud member of Generation X, this article seemed timely and profound. For current and aspiring leaders who want to flourish and thrive, this article offers insight into how people work together.

In this recent article, there are ways that leaders and others can be effective reaching out to others. It seems like this update is timely and informative about how leaders might consider these principles.

According to the article, sixty-seven percent of Gen X leaders are also effective in “hyper-collaboration,” and some work to break down organizational silos. Others are in the identification process of challenges and moving that direction.










Leaders: Let’s Collaborate

May 1st, 2018

CollaborateAs a child, I celebrated May Day sitting in a grassy field making daisy chains with my besties. We put our skills together to make daisy bracelets, headbands, and anklets! What fond memories as we laughed the afternoon away!

This month I celebrate collaboration and all that it means. In other words, what are the ways that people work together and align themselves? How do teams work together and in unison? What is the driving force?


Leaders: Flourish Along the Way

April 1st, 2018

FlourishWhat if you had the roadmap about how to be a better leader?  Would you use it or continue along the path you have taken? I know I would read the roadmap!

For me, leaders who flourish are those who proactively engage support and insight. These include people who are thriving with leading others and managing initiatives.

Over the years, many have asked me for suggestions, resources, and insight. That has resulted in my published work and forthcoming projects in the leadership development area. By sharing, these ideas help others to flourish.




Leaders: Rising with Finesse!

March 19th, 2018

RISEOne of the most amazing ways that I have sustained myself in leadership roles is by pausing and breathing. Yes, it’s that simple.

What I share here is not rocket science. On the contrary, it’s quite basic. It just means that I am taking steps throughout my day to re-center. In other words, I am pausing to consciously breathe. So, what difference can this make for leaders? Why is this relevant?

Along with my theme “Rise” for this month, breathing is just that. It is the rising of awareness through mindfulness with breathing techniques. Walk with me, if you will, to drill down further.