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I love dictionary.com. They send me a Word of the Day and I am often surprised at how appropriate the word they send is to whatever I am involved in at that moment. Like this week-I had just hung up...
“Mom, TI is not a word.” “Yes it is.” “Uh, no it isn’t!!” “TI as in DO, RE, MI, FA, SO, LA, TI, DO from Sound of Music. The words of the notes of music. Each of those are considered...
Over Thanksgiving the family got out an oldie-but-a-goodie game called Would You Rather? If you have never played the game it basically asks you to choose between two things that are sometimes hard to choose between and often so unappealing...
I was recently listening to an interview with Annie Duke talk about her new book: Thinking in Bets: Making Smarter Decisions When You Don’t Have All the Facts. Annie has a degree from Columbia University in English and pursued a Ph.D. in psychology at the University of...
I was in my car going to do some grocery shopping listening to Comedy Central on Sirius radio when Andy Woodhull came on. I had never heard of him but I was ready for a laugh and he delivered. Just...
Last week I: Ran a pitch contest for 8 investors and 8 tech company founders for Women Tech Founders-first time I ever did that! Was a finalist for a Tech Industry Talent Award-I did not win but had a blast...
I thought we were on the same page. I was to send an email inviting people to participate in an upcoming event. I wrote a FANTASTIC email (with help and it was great!). And I sent it out. I immediately...
During the recent hearings regarding Brett Kavanaugh, Senator Jeff Flake said in an interview on “60 Minutes” that if he were running for re-election, there’d be no way he would call for the FBI to investigate Kavanaugh. Flake: “No. Not...