Give like You Want to Receive

Give like You Want to Receive

“Feedback” has become one of those buzzwords that can be annoying and feel overdone. However, that doesn’t take away the critical importance of both giving and receiving it. Based on what I hear from leaders and team members everywhere, the annoyance comes from the...
“You’re Not Doing It Right.”

“You’re Not Doing It Right.”

Ever heard those words aimed at you? As with any phrase, context matters, the source matters, tone matters, and probably a few other things. But at the end of the day, the variables don’t really matter that much. “You’re not doing it right” just isn’t a phrase most of...
I am Procrastinating Right Now

I am Procrastinating Right Now

I am procrastinating right now. Six tasks have been on my list since Monday which I keep avoiding. Well, in truth, three have been on my list for a month. Two more have been on my list for six months. As usual, I write this from a place of struggling with the very...
What is My Face Saying?

What is My Face Saying?

I detest being told to smile more. It’s counted among the ways society has shamed women into thinking our true and sometimes forceful feelings are not okay. That said, someone put it to me another way that got me thinking. Instead of just smiling more, what if we...