Challenges

Videos & Podcasts

For quite sometime, I’ve been doing various little video interviews, podcasts, etc. I’ve been upfront and honest that I struggle to write but talking…talking is no problem for me.  Heck, I’ll even interrupt someone’s podcast (pubcast held at a pub)…

Slack Pet Peeves

This round of pet peeves is focused on Slack tool.  I have a love/hate relationship with this tool. This seems to shock a number of people; so I’ll share what annoys me. Asynchronous communication:  I’m an extrovert that thinks by talking or…

So that happened…

Since I occasionally post about elements of being a woman in technology, I had a moment that should not happen.  When faced with these situations, I am challenging myself to not be silent in a more public fashion. Recently, I…

Leadership is Lonely

“Leadership is lonely.” Recently, these were the words that started a coaching session. You know those moments when time feels like it stops? Where you have a million other thoughts, yet somehow find your way back to the situation at…

Focused

Difference Disclaimer:  Normally, I have posts prepared and not written in basically real time of when they will be published.  However, this one is very much being used to help get thoughts out of my head. Otherwise, I fear sleep…

Conference Organizer Pet Peeves

This round of pet peeves is focused on the pet peeves I’ve accumulated as a conference organizer (for multiple events).  Let me be clear, there are many amazing aspects and these are my issues but you know me, always sharing:…

Don’t tell me to smile

When I realized I was going to write this post, I initially thought this issue was something that just recently started happening. Then I started thinking back on situations that I would highlight and nope, this has always happened…I’m finally…