Do you bring productive energy

Do You Bring Productive Energy?

Often when I hear a quote that resonates or makes me think, I write it down. Recently I looked at the list and most of the quotes inspired newsletters. The

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graceful communication

A Not-So-Graceful Exit

My son turned 15 on June 14th. He’s been taller than me for a long while, but I’m starting to see his maturity come out, and he recently interviewed for

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Is What You Are Doing Working?

Is What You Are Doing Working?

Have you heard of Relationship Marketing? Apparently, that is what I teach. I didn’t know that until someone else shared that phrase with me. At first, I didn’t like the

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charity

Here is a Way to Have a Bigger Impact

I am officially halfway through my 50 for 50 charity campaign and I have been so inspired by the process. I’ve particularly loved hearing from all of you about what

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Three steps to get noticed and get ahead

One of my coaching clients was venting about how one of his employees is always complaining. His response, “What are you going to do about it?” Even though his intent

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Be a Model Not a Martyr

Be a Model Not a Martyr

I couldn’t do a Mother’s Day newsletter this year, it was the first one without my mother, and it was too hard. But for this Father’s Day, I want to

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being interrupted

Being interrupted, dismissed, or diminished? Try these 4 strategies

Last Fall I wrote about the idea that relationships do not need to be categorized. They are not a “work friend”, they are simply a friend. I fully embrace when

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Comparison is the thief of joy

One of my favorite silver linings of the pandemic was the daily calls with the MG100 community. Because Marshall curated a group of people from all over the world, I

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The 5 A’s to Accepting Feedback – Gracefully

It is hard to hear about yourself, your performance on a task, your delivery of an idea – you know what I am talking about. That constructive criticism that is

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