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Ending Sexual Violence – KCSARC’s BE LOUD Breakfast

 Update: a record breaking fundraiser for KCSARC with more than $515,000 raised to help end sexual violence. Congrats to the team, and for the investors who have the power, foresight and money to make a difference in our community! KCSARC is… Read more

Holding Space

#1 Lesson Learned from 2015

As we wrap up the past year, what is your #1 lesson learned from 2015? I like to take some time during the final days of the year to look back on where I’ve been, take stock of what I’ve accomplished, consider what… Read more

Celebrate Networking

The holidays are here – and with them, come a host of opportunities for networking. A recent article in Entrepreneur points out that the season is filled with events ideal for networking and relationship building. In addition to traditional gatherings like… Read more

Focus Your Message in Interviews and Presentations

From The Three Little Pigs to omne trium perfectum (Latin for “everything is perfect in sets of three”), use of the number three to convey information has long been imbedded in our culture. Time is divided into three parts; a… Read more

Coping with Change: Embracing the New Normal

Have you ever felt like your life has been suddenly thrown into a blender? You’re gliding along and everything is lining up just perfectly and then – wham! You’re hit with not just one, but a multitude of challenges all… Read more

What is your non-verbal communication saying?

Have you ever stopped to think what your non-verbal communication is saying? We all know using correct grammar and enunciation can make a big difference in the effectiveness of written and verbal communications. But what about the myriad non-verbal signals… Read more

Brand Journalism

Brand Journalism: Tell your story

For a company or brand, using ‘brand journalism’ to tell your story can be an effective way to proactively communicate what you want known. Because let’s face it – with the overload of information bombarding us every day through emails,… Read more

Remembering President Elson Floyd, a true leader

The loss of Washington State University President Elson Floyd is a difficult one, not just for Cougar nation, but I believe, for higher education and for our state. Much has been written this past week of his leadership, including this… Read more

Women helping women succeed!

When recently asked by producers at KING 5’s New Day Northwest to participate in a segment about women helping women succeed in the workplace, I immediately said ‘yes.’ I’m passionate about helping people succeed, and work with a number of women… Read more