Re-imagine Your Life

A crisis has a way of sorting out what matters in your life. For me, that crisis was in 1999, when my father died. I was in my early 40’s, helping to […]

By |July 22nd, 2020|Career development, Leadership, Workplace happiness|0 Comments

Common Sense(s)

My gynecologist texted me a happy birthday wish today. Most people forgot, even my husband, but I don’t blame him. Even though we’re ‘sheltered’ together, our disjointed emotions have us sideways. Not […]

By |May 7th, 2020|Friendship, Relationships|0 Comments

Friendships

My husband Bill and I have a friend named Patrick. He is a friend to both of us for different reasons. Bill worked for Patrick in one phase of his career; Patrick worked for […]

By |March 20th, 2020|Friendship|0 Comments

The Best Advice For Our Kids (or Grandkids)

“Where are you going?” This seems like such an innocuous question. Your partner or child may ask it when you’re getting ready to leave the house. A simple question, except if you’re 18, and waiting to hear from colleges you’ve applied to. This was the case with [...]

By |January 27th, 2020|Career development, Learning|0 Comments

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

How to Keep Our Workplaces Safe, and Thriving

I’d love to know how many of you have an Emotional Fitness Officer in your organizations. Yours might be called something else, but their job is to monitor the emotional health and […]

By |February 25th, 2019|Leadership, Workplace happiness|0 Comments