Making a Good Transition

2019-05-24T05:17:41-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Learning Online, Tools for Life|

Downsizing Do you wonder if it is really a good transition when your job description has changed? Maybe you heard through the grapevine that your company is downsizing. With more tech tools every day that bring confusion and implementation of [...]

Overcoming Commitment Phobia

2019-05-22T11:44:05-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , |

What is Commitment Phobia? Commitment phobia is everywhere. How many are afraid of signing any sort of contract or agreement with all of today’s legal implications and entanglements? With our sue-happy society, the fear-factor number is rising right along with [...]

Chocolate Making as a Desired Lifestyle

2019-05-24T12:48:38-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life, Work Life Balance|Tags: , , , , |

Chocolate Making The passion for chocolate making was so vividly illustrated on a recent trip my husband and I made to Sonoma, California visiting not only wineries, but some of the small shops and businesses in the area. The sign [...]

What Does IT Stand For?

2019-06-04T18:57:23-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The IT Quality of Audrey HepburnI have trained many private voice students through the years and have discovered some qualities to answer the question, What does IT quality stand for?  One main thing I have learned is that you can’t [...]

How to be Proactive not Reactive

2019-06-03T20:03:21-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Learning Online, Tools for Life, Work Life Balance|Tags: , , , , , , |

Be ProactiveReflecting back on my journey leading a non-profit organization this past year has affirmed the importance of being proactive in an organization.  Some thesaurus definitions emphasize the aggressive nature of the term proactive, but I like to focus on the [...]

How Artificial Intelligence can Work with Your Skills

2019-05-22T12:06:11-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Learning Online, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE When you go to the doctor, would you like to talk with a bot or a computer? My preference is talking to a live human being with a certain amount of personal empathy. The personal touch of a [...]

Keep it Simple-Doughnut Shop Principle

2019-05-23T19:57:13-07:00Categories: Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , , |

I love using our neighborhood doughnut shop to illustrate a great principle to keep it simple. Not that I visit very often, but when I do, the experience is extraordinary! Our little shop always has a line out the door [...]

Some Assembly Required-Important Mindsets

2019-05-22T05:16:55-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , |

For anyone who has raised a family, the words some assembly required bring feelings of dread and failure. For us, it started with the baby crib, a generous gift from our parents for our firstborn. We had picked out the [...]

Reflect then Regroup in Five Steps

2019-06-04T10:06:32-07:00Categories: Get Unstuck, Goal Setting, Growth Mindsets, Tools for Life|Tags: , , , , |

REFLECT, THEN REGROUPThe end of one year and the beginning of the next is a good time to reflect, thinking carefully through what did work, what didn’t work and what you love to do before pushing the reset button to [...]