LESSONS FROM A GIRAFFE

GIRAFFE TEACHINGS Recently, a friend came through Nashville for a brief reunion.  Since he knew my favorite animal is the giraffe he surprised me with a neck décor of a brass giraffe.  I was so excited!  I loved the smile the little giraffe had on his face and the...

BECOMING… open to a wave of new possibilities.

With a new year approaching, many thoughts leap around in my head as to my becoming in a world becoming!!! To stay mindful in a whirlwind of change in diverse thoughts, world views, individual biases, business transitions, society demonstrations and media and...

#MeToo ERA

#MeToo era Has this #MeToo era created another movement that will fade away with little impact?   Is the present #MeToo platform building a bridge for establishing women as leaders and positive contributors?  What issues are being created by this movement? The...

RUNNING THE RACE WITH A HIGH HEELS MINDSET…

‘RUNNING THE RACE WITH A HIGH HEELS MINDSET… might be the key to breaking the glass ceiling!’ Recently, my cell phone messages revealed a video of my great niece at a school performance.  The group of young pre-kindergarten girls and boys were...

“INTERVIEW AND HIRING STRATEGIES… from a Chef!!

“INTERVIEW AND HIRING STRATEGIES… from a Chef!!! According to Wikipedia, the Chef de cuisine is a fancy French title for the main chef in a restaurant who is in charge of all other functional chefs in the kitchen.  Paul Brantley is just that at ‘The Southern Steak...

TRUTH and CONSEQUENCES OF TRYING TO ‘FIT IN’!

‘TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES’ After reviewing the morning paper’s business news, the sports page, and community activities, I took a quick glance at the horoscope section… just for fun.  My eyes took a double read of the words that were supposed to reveal my astrological...