SNOWMAGGEDON – Leadership Lessons!

SNOWMAGGEDON – Leadership Lessons!

February 14 Yes, that day is also Valentine’s Day and typically filled with luscious chocolates, hearts, and flowers! Instead, Texas experienced blizzard-like snow and unprecedented cold. I was raised in Chicago, I remember bundling up to trudge to school, mitten...
What Is Your Point of ENOUGH?

What Is Your Point of ENOUGH?

A business leader recently  asked this question.  “It has been such a grind for so many months, sometimes I feel like I am going to blow a gasket. How can I find or create space to think beyond the day to day?” I responded, “Do you know your point of enough?” He said,...
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...