Fate and Hard Work

When watching those dancing or singing competition television shows, I am reminded of the relationship between fate and hard work. It is rare that winning contestants acknowledge their own hard work, but when they do, I perk up. Those who only credit circumstance,...

Does Your Highschool Voice Get You Adult Results?

Do you feel like you are not being taken seriously? When you’re delivering information, do your listeners start to problem solve…when what you meant to do was give them¬†answers? Do you think you’re being held back in your organization or being passed...

Patience in the Workplace

I read a lot of fiction and fantasy. I write notes when I read something that makes me think of a life or business message I can learn and share. When I read this passage in The Forest House by Marion Zimmer Bradley, I thought about how difficult it can be for people...