As women, we’re trained to wait To be passive, not aggressive Like ladies-in-waiting Never telling, always suggesting We wait for approval We wait for affection We wait to be asked out We wait for perfection We wait for prince charming We wait for proposals We often wait so long to be loved It’s alarming We
“If you don’t like change, you’re going to like irrelevance even less.”—General Eric Shinseki I recently heard this quote at a conference, and found it fitting this Memorial Day weekend as it comes from a war hero who is the first Asian-American 4-star general. The rate of change in the world has never been this
I just came back from visiting my niece up at Bard College before she graduates. We had a fabulous time! While we were out to dinner, I took a picture of her. When I showed her the photo, she told me that she doesn’t like how she looks in pictures. I told her not to
A new episode of my Workplace Confidence TV show airs tonight at 8:30 pm, on Long Island, Channel 18 Cablevision, 28 Fios. My guest is Marilyn A. Sauline, Home Care Management Specialist. We’re discussing courageous conversations everyone needs to have. This is contingency planning for your life, and it’s fascinating! Come join us!! (and look
I believe the most difficult job on this earth is being a great mom. It requires more confidence and courage than any successful CEO. My mom is no exception. To me, she is a superhero. Mom was way ahead of her time. She went to work full-time in the 1960s, when I started grammar school.
“Every man is my superior in that I may learn from him.” — Thomas Carlyle I live and lead by this quote, especially during change, which, in today’s workplace, is often an everyday event. I have led teams through 20+ years of change, and have learned that the most important thing you control is how
I have led teams for a very long time—from start-up to large corporation–and it is, by far, my favorite thing to do. The energy and collaboration are magic. With the right blend of people, there is nowhere you can’t go. The collective power of leadership and teamwork builds strong and successful businesses. It also develops