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Who will I be if I Stay?

“Who will I be if I stay?” This was the heart-wrenching question Diana (Wonder Woman) had to ask before going off to war. It was the moment when she finally realized she was stronger than she ever thought. The moment she knew in her gut there was so much more for her to do than […]

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What are you avoiding?

Without continual growth and progress, such words as Improvement, Achievement and Success have no meaning -Ben Franklin It is human nature to stay where it’s easy, comfortable, and cozy. We’ve all been frustrated with ourselves or someone we know with great potential or talent but aren’t willing to move outside of their comfort zone. What […]

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Day 60

I know I know… It’s hard to believe that we are now 60 days into a new year! Truly time waits for no one. I can not believe today is March 1st. At the start of 2017 I was determined to create different outcomes in many areas of my life. Last year was one of […]

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Another Corporate Shake-Up

Last week, the media world was shocked by a shake up at NBC.The abrupt departure of Tamron Hall, host of MSNBC Live with Tamron Hall and co-host of the Today Show left us scratching our heads. Fans and followers alike were all shocked. But should we be? Stories such as this happen on a daily […]

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The march is over, now what?

If you can’t fly, then run If you can’t run, then walk If you can’t walk, then crawl But whatever you do, keep moving forward! – Dr. Martin Luther King Have you ever thought “Can I really make an impact on something so much bigger than me?” Well marching with millions of your closest friends […]

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Who’s Next?

Karenann Terrell, CIO at Wal-mart announced her transition last week. Another C-suite African-American women is leaving a position so few hold. I wrote about Ursula Burns departure  last week addressing this very issue.  Now, the question is “Who’s Next?”  This question is not about who’s next to leave the already shortage of women leaders at […]

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Michelle Obama, Ursula Burns, and Hidden Figures

There have been so many breaking new stories over the past 3 days about pioneering women. First, Michelle Obama’s last official speech as First Lady. What poise, grace, dignity and character. We will certainly miss her. We also had the official release of the phenomenal and heart piercing movie, Hidden Figures. This movie should be […]

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The First 90 Days

Happy New Year! I remember being worried about Y2k in 1999 and now we are kicking off 2017!  All the computers didn’t crash. The world didn’t end. Things didn’t stop working and we are moving forward more rapidly than in any other time in history.   It’s remarkable to see how many timelines across social […]

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Is it Worth it if You’re Empty?

Fatigue is a common enemy of us all Way too often we find ourselves not just tired but physically and mentally exhausted. By December 26th, so many, especially leaders, are just looking forward to a little quiet time and rest. I mean who wouldn’t be; after 12 months of dealing with organization and team issues, […]

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We All Need Community

Yes… It is the most wonderful time of the year! And what a year it has been! As my grandmother would say “To many things to tell Jesus!”  My hope for you is when you look back over the past year, you find something that would bring a smile to your face, a sense of […]

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