Men Rise, Women Bounce

Men Rise, Women Bounce

Twenty years ago I worked with a group of impressive, ambitious, talented women on a high-profile project at a highly regarded network. It was among our first jobs, early in our careers. We were production assistants and support personnel. We cared about our work and...
Patience is a Virtue, But Who Has Time For That?

Patience is a Virtue, But Who Has Time For That?

“Good things come to those who wait,” they say. But they also say: “Stop waiting for things to happen. Go out and make them happen.” So, which is it? You are reading the work of an impatient person, writing furiously so I can hit...
Lay Down the Ladder (and What to Climb for Instead)

Lay Down the Ladder (and What to Climb for Instead)

There are a lot of ladder references in the corporate world. We strive to continually advance to The Top. Advancement is achieved on the Rungs of Opportunity. And, of course, it’s all about The Climb. ¬†At least according to Miley Cyrus. Maybe you’ve been...