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By now you have heard about the article in The Washington Post from November 2017 that talked about the pay gaps, or should I say pay canyons, between different cast members on the movie All the Money in the World.  The backstory is that...
As many of you are aware, I am in the midst of a website re-brand. This process reminded me of something that I had not thought about in years that I like to call Leveling Up. Many years ago, I...
My assistant texted me this interesting story she saw on Facebook. A school teacher would start every year with a box of band-aids. She would then call up a child and have them pretend they have gotten hurt. The child...
A good friend of mine is moving. She has had her house on the market for a bit. They’ve lowered the price…twice.   Part of the reason it was not selling, in her opinion, is that they had not spent...
A few years ago, my husband and I were invited to a holiday party by a couple that we did not know well. But heck, it was a party so we went. This couple seemed to have it all together....
I started my career as a computer programmer which might be why I’m a sucker for a formula.  I think I have figured out a formula for having a career and life you love and a technique to keep you...
have a plant in my family room that is a most unusual shape. The pot is about 4 feet away from the top of the plant. Because the plant can’t help itself. It must move towards the spot that allows...
I am taking a certification course online through Cornell University. In the first section of this course we are talking about employee engagement and what that means and does not mean. The instructor gave a very funny example that I...