Holiday parties are tricky, they can be super fun don’t get me wrong but there’s something about seeing all of your co-workers in a social setting, all dressed up that is just so…unfamiliar. There was actually a moment last year where I found myself not even recognizing the room of people I was with. I [...]
Have you ever thought really hard about something and then next thing you know it has just fallen in your lap? Or have you wished something right into happening? This is something I have noticed happening a lot more lately in my life so I started looking into it a bit more. The following excerpt [...]
In this episode I compare the differences between wellness and well-being and how this applies to career success and overall fulfillment of life. Links: National Wellness Institute https://www.nationalwellness.org/page/six_dimensions?
Last week I spoke on a panel for a women's support and gender diversity group in my office. There I was sat in between two very established leaders feeling somewhat inadequate, but the panel went great and I left feeling very proud. Pride was not the only thing I was feeling though. A woman who [...]
Join me as I sit down with my Mom to discuss what it was like raising two kids as a "single mom" and working full time. We discuss sacrifices she made as well as the values she instilled in her kids. It was interesting to discover how different her priorities were to mine. I question if in this time we are minimizing the value of being a mom.
In this episode I explore some current gender issues in the workplace. I discuss statistics and explore potential action steps that could improve gender diversity and women representation in leadership. Statistics from When Women Thrive, McKinsey & Company
Congratulations to all you youngins that just graduated university! This is a major accomplishment, all those sleepless nights and day time naps were worth it, weren't they? But if you're like I was, you're probably thinking, what now? *Queue Nicki Minaj- Freedom* I graduated with likely one of the most challenging and useless degrees known [...]