5 Quick Daily Practices to Increase Your Inspiration

5 Quick Daily Practices to Increase Your Inspiration

Feeling depleted? You don’t have to wait until your next vacation or spa appointment to feel more inspiration.  Here are five things you can work into your daily routine to help you feel like you have more to give at work and throughout your life. Plus, an...
5 Baby Steps to Finding Your Unique Gifts

5 Baby Steps to Finding Your Unique Gifts

When my niece was in 5th grade, her teacher gave the class an assignment to write about something they were passionate about.  Chloe chose chocolate as her muse and wrote a piece that made my own mouth water.   In an effort to encourage her...
Don’t take it so personally.

Don’t take it so personally.

Early in my career, at a job where I was relatively new, my telephone rang.   “Hello, this is Wendy”, I offered as I picked up the phone. “I…DON’T EVER… WANT… TO SEE….” the caller yelled through the line.  Senior to me in another part of my functional...
Power and Control: Completing the Picture

Power and Control: Completing the Picture

How have power and control been playing out in our lives, these days?  What is the difference between the two?   Sometimes used interchangeably, “power” and “control” are results that stem from different sources of input and...
We’re not so different, you and me.

We’re not so different, you and me.

The author encounters an angry bird. A very angry bird. An angry tufted titmouse has been hurling itself violently and repeatedly against my bedroom window for the last three weeks. ​ Unlike cases where a bird accidentally slams itself into a window mid-flight, this...
Do you suffer from Career FOMO?

Do you suffer from Career FOMO?

You’ve heard of FOMO by now. It’s that generalized anxiety that comes with sensing that you are missing something important, though you don’t know what exactly that may be. You may experience regarding your Saturday nights or about a meeting you couldn’t...