Challenges, Empowering Women, Family, Reflection, Work/Life Balance, Working Women

The Risk (and Reward) of Living a Transparent Authentic Life

• You are so brave • You are the strongest person I know • That took courage Comments shared over the past few weeks and certainly stated from a place of love and kindness. Interestingly, I have thought long and hard about these comments and how they make me feel. Should I be happy? Flattered?… Continue reading The Risk (and Reward) of Living a Transparent Authentic Life

Challenges, Family, Reflection, Tips, Work/Life Balance, Working Women

Balancing the World: Juggling Is Not My Sport!

Early on in my career, I heard so much about work/life balance and messaging that said “you can have it all.” As a working mom of two young children with a spouse who also had a demanding career – those messages made me do some truly crazy things and drive a very hectic life. We… Continue reading Balancing the World: Juggling Is Not My Sport!

Challenges, Leadership, Reflection

The Year in Review – Successes and Challenges

Every year, I look back as I plan forward and I think about my successes over the past year. I spend a moment (or two) “setting in the pride of success”- embracing the work done, the projects completed, the goals achieved, the people met along the way. I do this as I plan for the… Continue reading The Year in Review – Successes and Challenges