As a kid in a military family, I moved every couple of years. My dad would receive transfer orders and out would come the moving folks with their little red, numbered stickers. We’d pile into the family truckster and set off to our new home. Consequently, I attended thirteen schools in twelve years. As an […]

If you’re following me at all on social media, you’ve likely been bombarded by images of the cutest puppy ever (Sorry. Not sorry.). Fergus, who is a mixture of Fox Terrier and Beagle, joined our family about a month ago. Having a twelve-week-old pup again after more than seventeen years has taught me a lot […]


If you have visions of wearing a Chanel suit, and having breakfast at Tiffany’s, darling, once you’re a published author, I’m gonna burst your bubble. Sure, some authors do make it big from publishing their books (e.g., Brené Brown and Elizabeth Gilbert) but they’re the exception. (And for Brené Brown, her main gigs are still […]

I believe in the power of blogging for our businesses because it helps us get clear on our value proposition while serving our ideal clients. Some people worry about “giving too much away for free.” And, although I’m not advocating that you give the farm away, I do believe in the karma of generosity. Blogging […]

Perhaps you’ve heard somewhere that, as an entrepreneur, you ought to write a book. But you’re busy meeting clients, marketing your business, speaking, creating, and serving. How the heck do you find the time to write a book? And publish? That feels overwhelming. That’s okay—I’ve got your back. Here are the four reasons you ought […]