You Can Be Gold to Them Thar People If you were a fan of Bugs Bunny growing up (and, really, who wasn’t?) you might remember Yosemite Sam saying, “There’s gold in them thar hills.” You might also remember… Read More
How Do I Say This….? Hello Wow of the Week Recipients, As ever, it’s an exciting day when I have the opportunity to write a blog post for you. Today is particularly exciting as I… Read More
No Job is Too Small (If You Want to Succeed) I don’t know what conversations you’ve been having in your house of late, but at my house there has been a lot of conversation about plumbing.  Glamorous, right? What occurred… Read More
Being “Wow” vs. Being Perfect (Hint: Nobody Digs Perfect) This past week I was asked, “What’s the difference between being “wow” and being “perfect””? – a question I found thought provoking enough that I thought I’d send my answer… Read More
Tone it Up (and I’m Not Talking About Your Abdominals….Well, Kind of…) Many of you reading the above headline are probably thought this piece was going to be about the Olympics. Given the staggering variety of toned abdominals we’ve seen in recent… Read More
“Fail, fail again. Fail better.” Samuel Beckett Recently I’ve found myself irritated (and that’s a nice way of putting it) when I see clients/friends/acquaintances who are not – as I see it—working to their potential. Luckily for… Read More
Interview Preparation: Know Yourself Originally published on Mrs. Professionalism July 17, 2012. Interview or visit to the dentist? Interview or an hour of traffic on your way home from work? Interview or working on… Read More