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Business & Strategy

Jul 25, 2019

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“A mindset of abundance encourages community and collaboration to rise above competition and creates an environment that invites unity. It means that you can celebrate the accomplishments of others without feeling diminished by their success.” -Natalie Franke If you are using content without attribution or credit, you’re hurting your brand.  Not someday maybe. But right […]

Business & Strategy

Jul 10, 2019

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BLOOM they said: bloom where you are planted. which meant bloom where you are starved and strangled, find peace amidst the ash heaps of yesterday, break thru the concrete of dried up dreams, settle down into our system and make friends with its bars. thank you for the offer i said, but i can’t become […]


May 16, 2019

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I’m still surprised by kindness.  Especially after spending 30+ years in places that extolled kindness as a virtue and then usually reserved it for those who agreed with them. Spoiler alert, I was often the impertinent one asking hard questions and poking at sacred cows. But being kind to those who agree with us is […]


May 10, 2019

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“Those who cannot be tamed are disturbers of the universe, and without them, we would be infinitely poorer.” -Madeleine L’Engle I woke yesterday to memes filling my social feeds with greetings of, “May the 4th be with you.”  Because, after all, the 4th was indeed with us, and it was world Star Wars Day. Then, […]

Courageous Creativity

May 5, 2019

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In a word, everything.  And I didn’t really see how much… until my brain crashed into the front of my skull the night everything changed in late January 2018.  Over a year later I am still fighting my way forward from the injuries my brain sustained.  One thing that has become so very clear in recent […]

Courageous Creativity

May 3, 2019

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Running after what sets your soul on fire doesn't mean you have to run solo.

Brave Soul, You don't have to Do This alone.  i'm cheering you on.


Running after what sets your soul on fire doesn't have to be a lonely journey.

Brave Soul, You don't have to Do This alone.  i'm cheering you on.