I recently shared a video on LinkedIn about how sometimes in order to grow, you need to fire yourself. (If you haven’t seen it yet, you can watch the video here.) It really resonated with many of you, and so I thought I’d highlight it here and point you to my LinkedIn page to see some additional video […]
This last week I enjoyed reconnecting with many of my Keller Williams friends at their annual conference. I was reminded of the power of in-person events by keynoter Shawn Achor, one of the world’s leading experts on the connection between happiness and success. He explained how the research shows happiness is our most powerful advantage in […]
The “Great Resignation” remains a top concern for business leaders. The ongoing churn is really affecting productivity and profitability and when you combine that with COVID sickness, January, for a lot of businesses, was rough. Here are some thoughts I’m keeping in mind to help. 1. The goal isn’t a great month, it’s a great business. Thinking […]
In the mid 20th century, the United States government began a campaign to purge gay people from government employment because they were believed to be a threat to the country. It was thought gay people were more susceptible to being manipulated or compromised, particularly by communists. This was running in parallel to the anti-communist campaign […]
My husband and I own a 200-year-old farm about 90 minutes outside of Washington, DC. Sixty six acres of beauty, peace, and tranquility, Stoney Creek Farm has been a place of wonder for generations. Since 2006, it has been operating as a bed and breakfast and event venue, but I am now proposing that we change the […]
I’ve found the world-famous tennis star Novak Djokovic’s situation in Australia fascinating. If you’re not familiar, he tried to enter Australia unvaccinated to play the Australian Open and was banned from the country for 3 years after several legal maneuvers. What I find so fascinating is how his obsession for the most elite performance possible—part […]
Let’s be honest: money is taboo.
Well, to be more accurate, talking about money is taboo.