5 Ways to Be More Productive in the Morning

I wake up to music.  My husband prefers the sound of crashing waves.  My son likes woodland noises.  My daughter needs someone yelling up the stairs as her buzzer sounds.  To each their own, but how a morning begins is a personal choice.   What is not a choice...

My 3 Most Productive Early Career Experiences

At a productivity seminar I delivered for a client recently, a man approached me afterwards with a question.  Those of us who facilitate training courses understand that these post-class conversations are often the most rewarding parts of being a public speaker....

An Open Letter to Shoeless Maddie

Dear Maddie, When reading your blog post about the day your forgot your shoes, your emotions were palpable: Your initial distress and limited options The progressive series of embarrassments Your healthy choice to laugh about the situation I appreciate that you chose...