Why I’m calling an end to 2020 in November

Why I’m calling an end to 2020 in November

After the year we’ve had, I’m sure most of us would be happy to call an end to their working year in November. I’m actually doing it. But while even more of us are probably eager to see the end of this challenging year, the best part of my year is yet to come. More on...
My advice to see through 2020

My advice to see through 2020

This isn’t quite the ‘one year in’ post I was planning to write. But rather than look at what I’ve done in the last year, my first in business, I’m providing my thoughts on what businesses can do help get through this year.   In early March, I quietly celebrated...
Cheers to being braver

Cheers to being braver

It wouldn’t be the end of a year and the start of a new one – a new decade even – if I didn’t stop for a moment and look back on the year I’ve had. It’s been eventful, to say the least. Since quitting my secure (but unenjoyable) job back in March to pursue the...
A lesson in valuing time

A lesson in valuing time

This is a topic I’ve had floating around in my mind for a while, and it was brought to the forefront last week by my mother-in-law, of all people. She stayed with us for a few days to mind our toddler while we went away, and I couldn’t help but notice that she did...
I’m a multipotentialite (and that’s a good thing)

I’m a multipotentialite (and that’s a good thing)

What do you want to be when you grow up? I don’t remember how I answered that question as a youngster. Probably something cute and acceptable. But I always felt like there were just too many possibilities to choose from and that life couldn’t possibly be long enough...
Happiness: My New Measure for Success

Happiness: My New Measure for Success

“Our current notion of success, in which we drive ourselves into the ground, if not the grave – in which working to the point of exhaustion and burnout is considered a badge of honor…it’s a model of success that isn’t working for women.” – Thrive by Arianna Huffington...