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A friend told me a story about a recent golf outing. Her foursome included herself, a more senior female colleague, a female pro golfer and a male client. In the midst of a beautiful golf afternoon, the client made a...
I asked a question on a recent Facebook Live with Martha Beck- coach, author, artist, writer and tribe-leader extraordinaire. How does someone get to their limiting thoughts and beliefs if they are not aware of them?  Martha answered this like it was...
I received a check from a client for $21,000 this past week. At the same time, my son asked me to transfer $30.41 to his account to cover the cost of a school supply. I went online to transfer the...
I was in the midst of prepping a candidate for an interview. Something I have done 1000’s of times in my career as a recruiter. She was telling me that: Her outfit was cleaned and ready to go She had...
When I was little I would go to Marshall Field’s with my family to visit Santa and eat by the tree at the Walnut room. When I got older, my girlfriend and I would take the train in to the...
A friend called me because she was in a dilemma. Spring break was coming up and she and her family had rented a beach house in North Carolina and were meeting her mom and dad there. They had the beach...
I DID NOT notice her. OK. That is not true. I did notice her. I just thought she wanted to sit on the swing by herself and read a book. It was not until years later that I learned that...
I was out to lunch with a friend recently who wanted my advice on her job search. She went on to tell me about her current position that she really did not like but would not have to leave if only: Her boss...