Very Zoomy Days

Very Zoomy Days

Since mid-March 2020, we’ve all been working remotely and adjusting to the seemingly daily changes in how we are supposed to shop, work and interact. It has become a very virtual world as most meetings are held using video conference tools like Zoom. If I read this in...
Pass The Mic

Pass The Mic

Since we went 100% remote, I have been creating daily video posts for our team. I thought that a daily message would help keep our mission and core values in front of people and let them see that I, too, sometimes wear my pajamas pants while on video conference calls...
Art and the Ego

Art and the Ego

I’m working on a leadership class that will meet twice monthly for 6 months. It is for entrepreneurs who have not had the same access that I have had to courses and materials that are costly and limited, and at times, by application only – aka, for people who...
What Everyone’s Dealing With

What Everyone’s Dealing With

In a few days’ time, we went from our normal way of working to working 100% remotely due to the Coronavirus. News outlets are sharing updates every hour or so. We’ve been told a wave of illness is coming and that we are responsible for keeping the infection curve flat...
Letting Go

Letting Go

I am fortunate to be a part of a monthly CEO group called Vistage. Each month we get together for a full day and listen (and learn) from an expert on topics like economic trends, human resources and succession planning. The speakers present for about four hours and...
Storytime

Storytime

I was raised by parents who read to us every day. On family camping trips there were always scary stories told around the fire and, on occasion, a parent hidden in the woods who would run at us screaming right at the most frightening moment in the tall tale. Screams...