Breaking The Bad News

Breaking The Bad News

Listen to the audio version of this post here.   Making the calls was hard. And, it had to be done, no matter how unpleasant it was. Once I’d tested positive for Covid-19, I had to call everyone I’d seen for the past few days and let them know I’d exposed them to...
What’s Your Story?

What’s Your Story?

Listen to the audio version of this post here.   I need to tell more stories. Chances are, you do too. A quote from the late actor Alan Rickman drove the point home. “The more we’re governed by idiots and have no control over our destinies, the more we need to...
Making it happen in 2022

Making it happen in 2022

Listen to the audio version of this post here.   Will you be happy to see 2021 in the rearview mirror? I am feeling so ready for a fresh start! Between the Omicron-fueled resurgence of COVID-cancellations and shut-downs, and a couple of big business-related...
Who Are You Talking About?

Who Are You Talking About?

Watch here.   What do we need to know about you and the work you do? It’s a question worth pondering before every meeting, conference, or job interview. And notice, please, that the question is not “What do you need to tell us about you and the work you do?”...
Who too?

Who too?

Listen to the audio version of this post here.   Stop the presses! Apparently, there’s some sexism in the broadcasting business. You’re not really surprised, are you? Big front page story in the Chicago Tribune: “Women in Chicago radio call out ‘toxic and sexist’...