Goals For A Life of Freedom

As in any time of transition, I’ve come to a point where I have to reassess and refresh my strategic goals. This means, with my major professional change, it’s time to take another look at my own strategic plan for my life. Where do I want to end up, how do I plan to get […]

Finding the Opportunity In A Layoff

As many of you know, I am not a full-time writer. In fact, I am struggling with a bit of imposter syndrome in terms of whether I consider myself a writer at all. I am an advisor, coach, and technical expert. I’ve continued to consult with local, state, federal, and global organizations on performance and […]

Revisiting Original Places: A Meditation

I was recently able to share a bit of history with my new husband. The trip to rural Virginia was a momentous emotional journey. Here, I thought to share a bit of the story, the peace it brought, and the joy experiencing it revealed. I appreciate the safety this forum offers for sharing meditations like […]

12 Power Statements for Your Life & Work

I learned early on that words have power. That is, speaking things into existence, learning lessons by activating specific phrases, and adjusting my language to better align with my sentiments added dynamic movement to my personal and professional trajectory. In times where I needed motivation, I learned how to speak life unto my world. When […]

Reframing for Abundance

I started my financial journey years ago. Before I began this journey, though, I started learning myself. I figured out what I enjoyed, started confronting and dealing with past traumas, and ultimately, working on myself. Part of this self-improvement process, though, was rooted in better understanding my context, my desires, how I defined success and […]

A Meditation: Finding Grit

I learned a poem in college under circumstances I’d rather not repeat. While, at the time, memorizing anything on top of my overfilled course load was beyond anything I’d hoped to do, I have to acknowledge the role this wisdom has played in my life. In the darkest of times, I often forgot what resilience […]