Rules versus People, You Decide?

Rules versus People, You Decide?

Last week I spoke at a convention and stayed at a hotel in Miami Beach. The hotel was lovely, and I was thrilled to be there. My plan was to come in the day before my presentation, review the content for last minute tweaks, and get “caught up.” Imagine my surprise...
My Parents Were Right-Mentoring Lessons!

My Parents Were Right-Mentoring Lessons!

Have you ever had this experience? Someone says or does something and you hear your parents voice in your head making a comment that they may have said 10 years, 30 years, or 50 years ago? In an instant, you become your parents. I don’t mean carrying a jacket in...
Falling Off the Bicycle!

Falling Off the Bicycle!

I recently took a vacation to Key West and tried to cram a lot  into a few days. It was one of those,  visit eight European countries in four-day types of trips. One day I rode my bicycle  all over the Conch Republic, paddle boarded for two hours, and visited museums....
Throwing the Bouquet!

Throwing the Bouquet!

I was recently on a flight and sat next to newlyweds on their way to their honeymoon. I asked about the wedding, and they were excited to share their joy through a vivid description of the event. Join me…and no need to get dressed up! Just imagine, you are...
An HR Horror Story – Passion vs. Policy!

An HR Horror Story – Passion vs. Policy!

I am a vegan, yes, one of “those” folks who gets excited over a head of broccoli. I frequent restaurants that allow me to use a platter for my salad. As a “regular”, I know the employees and they know me. I recently visited one of my favorite...