The Light at the End of the Tunnel

The Light at the End of the Tunnel

We thought it would only be a few weeks in quarantine. Three weeks turned into three months. Three months turned into nine months, and now… This year the “What the Hecht?” blogs have held similar themes. When you do not know what the future holds, you look...
Back to Basics…AGAIN!

Back to Basics…AGAIN!

In college, I took an introduction to psychology course and learned about Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. The levels of the hierarchy were: Physiological (food, shelter, water), Safety (security), Belongingness and Love (intimate relationships and friends), Esteem...
Are You A Ghost? No a Remote Worker!

Are You A Ghost? No a Remote Worker!

At the start of the pandemic, I hunkered down and began working from home. Instead of setting up camp in my home office, I craved sunlight, trees, and being connecting to life outside of my home. My new digs, AKA dining room, provided a big window that allowed me to...
Get Close and Lean In!

Get Close and Lean In!

• Now we are working from home, • Now we are social distancing, • Now we are wearing masks, • Now it is more difficult to see a smile, • Now we are trying to get close when we cannot get close, • Now we need connection and empathy more than ever. How do you connect...