Finding Your True North

I was surprised by a question I was asked after speaking at the University of Toronto a few months back. A gentleman came up to me and said, “I have a 22-yr old daughter. […]

By |November 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What A Day at Google Taught Me

When a Curveball meets Your Plans — and How to Move On

By |March 25th, 2019|Uncategorized, Women in business, Workplace happiness|0 Comments

A New Model of Leadership

In my latest trashy regency romance, the heroine Rose is breaking off her engagement to Piers, and she proclaims: “I’ve come to know myself and my capabilities. I’m resilient. While you were […]

By |January 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sarah Flint Walking the Walk

#walklikeawoman

Sarah Flint’s hand-crafted Italian shoes are a favorite for high-profile women like Amal Clooney, Cindy Crawford, and the Duchess of Sussex.  Cindy Crawford is even an investor and […]

By |January 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Angels Among Us

Angelique Bovee

Angelique Bovee used to be a boxer.  She rose to great heights, winning U.S. National Boxing Championships, and set her sights on going to the Olympics. But in 2004 and in 2008, when […]

By |December 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Entrepreneur vs Intrapreneur: So What’s in a Name, Anyway?

Your labels don’t define you, but sometimes you need a few.

What do you call yourself, professionally?

I was talking to my friend and editor Antonella, who’s also reworking […]

By |November 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What’s #1 in Choosing a Job

I think back to my early summer trip to Australia, with friends Carole and Dee. One morning the two decided to kayak. I declined, wanting a little time one-on-one with Lizard island. […]

By |August 20th, 2018|Business and Finance, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Writing with Pencils

Whenever I travel I bring along five or six pencils. Pencils are what I write with now, ever since my first book. I hate the mess of crossing thru things written in ink, some […]

By |May 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Two Leaders, Called By Other Names

Recently some friends and I traveled to Nashville, to hear from Thistle Farms founder Becca Stevens.  Becca began a program 20 years ago to help women victims of sex trafficking, and it’s been remarkably […]

By |April 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Running the Distance

It’s autumn, which means it’s time for the New York Marathon again. I always smile when the promotion hits for this race because I ran it a few years back, and it taught me […]

By |October 25th, 2017|Career development, Uncategorized|0 Comments