The Small, Significant Parts of Your Story

The Small, Significant Parts of Your Story

I recently spoke at a women’s business conference. And met dozens of interesting women in attendance. Most shared similar backgrounds — they’d either always had an entrepreneurial spirit or determined after years toiling in someone else’s org...
Mastering the Element of Surprise

Mastering the Element of Surprise

I’ve got a surprise for you! Wanna know what it is? Well, then it wouldn’t be a surprise, would it? OK, I’ll tell you anyway… You have the surprising ability to surprise yourself. Not what you were expecting?  Well, therein lies the surprise....
Why Stories?

Why Stories?

It occurs to me as I write this that we are surrounded.  By dozens and hundreds and thousands of invisible, powerful, ever-changing things. By air molecules and dust spores, yes.  By tiny single-celled organisms that live in our eyelashes and intestines, true. (And,...