Adjust Your “Just” Story

Adjust Your “Just” Story

Just give me a minute because I’ve got something to say. You need a big adjustment. You have a just problem. You know the “just” I’m talking about… the one you insert into conversation when it just has no reason to be there. I ask,...
Don’t Hedge!

Don’t Hedge!

OK, so this might seem silly, but I want to tell you about one of my pet peeves… I mean, I know it’s no big deal in the grand scheme of things, but it just bugs me, you know? You might not be bothered by it, but I am… It’s when people provide a...
Aristotle Called Me a Complainer

Aristotle Called Me a Complainer

It showed up in my feed, as such inspirational quotes accompanied by inspiring pictures tend to do. It might have been Instagram. Or Twitter. Or even LinkedIn. “We are what we repeatedly do.” – Aristotle Likely it’s been misattributed, as so...
To the Woman Who Doesn’t Help Other Women…

To the Woman Who Doesn’t Help Other Women…

Some years back, immersed in the challenges of a competitive corporate environment, I met a group of wonderful women. Colleagues at the same level, we had much in common. We’d meet each month to talk about opportunities and roadblocks and fears and frustrations....
When Does a Story Become TMI?

When Does a Story Become TMI?

Stories are among our most important relationship tools. They have the power to educate, entertain and inspire, connecting people from disparate backgrounds. Commander-in-She workshops provide the storytelling strategies to find and harness the power in your own story...