22 Companies Celebrating Juneteenth: America’s Newest Holiday

On June 17, 2021, Juneteenth became an official federal holiday. Federal employees will have it as a paid day off. Many companies are taking steps to officially recognize this day to support people of color following the protests of systemic racism and inequality in the U.S. Here are a list of early forerunners taking the lead on this from 2021-2022: Companies Recognizing Juneteenth Nike Target … Continue reading 22 Companies Celebrating Juneteenth: America’s Newest Holiday

21 Leadership Habits To Avoid

Follow the leader, leader, leader. Not always. Here are Marshall Goldsmith’s 21 habits that derail effective leadership. The need to win at all costs Adding too much value (the desire to add to every discussion) Passing Judgment Making destructive comments Starting with “no”, “but” or “however” (conveys I’m right, you’re wrong) Telling the world how smart we are Speaking when angry Negativity (let me explain … Continue reading 21 Leadership Habits To Avoid

The 3 Signs Your Friends And Loved Ones Keep You Stuck…

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Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck where you do not belong. ~N.R. Nanyana Murthy Many of us have been there. We have dreams, goals and aspirations. But we must share such desires with those closest to us to get their buy-in…and in some cases their approvals. But while we wait, it can… Continue reading The 3 Signs Your Friends And Loved Ones Keep You Stuck…

3 Intriguing Post Covid Etiquette …

I’m a hugger! I give hugs. A Hug has always been my mantra to business associates and colleagues. But with the Covid pandemic, not so anymore. A fist or elbow pump or shoe touch had to do. But it’s been hard for huggers and those touchy-feelers. So it’s with great news that the CDC cleared us! Yea. But now we must learn how to properly … Continue reading 3 Intriguing Post Covid Etiquette …

Entrepreneurs Share Positive Learnings From 2020. Here Are 15…

2020 The year of the pandemic which shocked many. There is hardly anyone left untouched. Rich, middle class or poor. The lives of many were turned upside down as lives were lost, jobs cut, business closures as the world simply stopped. As the year draws to a close in this fourth quarter, a social media tribe was asked the question: What’s the best thing that … Continue reading Entrepreneurs Share Positive Learnings From 2020. Here Are 15…

To Read Or Not To Read The AudioBook Way? 5 Benefits…

The book club. It was the first. The apologies came in droves. Oh I started but couldn’t finish. It was the kids, the husband, household chores and so much more. Who has time to read anyway? My secret and I remained silent. I had ordered the required paperback to be read by the time the group met. But delivery time would be a few days … Continue reading To Read Or Not To Read The AudioBook Way? 5 Benefits…

The 6 Signs It’s Time To Change Your Direction…

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Ever felt that nudge when you know something is off. That nudge that just won’t go away. We ignore it. Distract it. Do everything we can to procrastinate or avoid that funny feeling that we get. The feeling that only you can identify. https://youtu.be/vrmcSfHT9D8 Yes we have all been there. It might be that change in our career, relationship, finances… Continue reading The 6 Signs It’s Time To Change Your Direction…

Our Deepest Fear…

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate.  Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.  It is our light, not our darkness That most frightens us.  We ask ourselves Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?  You are a child of God.  Your playing small  Does not serve the world.  There’s nothing enlightened about … Continue reading Our Deepest Fear…

How Can You Know What Your True Dreams Are?

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A dream is a cherished aspiration, ambition, or ideal. How can you know what your true dreams are? That was the question a 22-year-old asked. An interesting question that has troubled hearts for centuries. How Can You Know It’s a Dream? It never goes away. It stays with you. You go to the left…it’s there. You go to the right….… Continue reading How Can You Know What Your True Dreams Are?

Where Did The 8-Hour, 5-Day Work Week Come From? Rissman Tells All…

Turning point for the Standard Work Week shared by Stearns Weaver Miller on what’s happening concerning COVID_19 Where did the 8 hour, 5 day work week come from? Ford Motor Company in 1914, but it was a long time coming.  Before that, factories were open around-the-clock with employees working long days and 100 hour weeks. In the late 1880s, a labor movement started using a … Continue reading Where Did The 8-Hour, 5-Day Work Week Come From? Rissman Tells All…