• Book Review: Alma and How She Got Her Name

    Apr 21, 2018

    Disclaimer:  I was provided an advanced copy of this book from the author to facilitate this review.  As always, all opinions are my own.

  • Book Review: This Is It

    Apr 19, 2018

    Disclaimer:  I was provided an advanced copy of this book from the author to facilitate this review.  As always, all opinions are my own.

  • The Interagency Tango: How to Do It Right

    Apr 10, 2018

    Nobody works in a vacuum, especially when you work for the government. We may all have our specific lanes but, ultimately, we are working…

  • Quick Tips | Painless Travel With Kids

    Apr 6, 2018

    Before we get into the nitty-gritty, we need to address the elephant in the room which is that many people are put off by…

  • UNCOMFORTABLE CONVERSATIONS: HOW TO NAVIGATE THEM

    Apr 4, 2018

    I have been privy to many conversations with colleagues at work and friends working in other sectors recently about having difficult and uncomfortable conversations…

  • 6 Ways to Sharpen Your Professional Skills

    Mar 27, 2018

    We are all professionals and we all have jobs to do, but do you ever feel like you are getting stale or that your…

  • A User’s Guide for the First Time Manager

    Mar 21, 2018

    So you are in your first job and managing people for the first time. This isn’t like your last internship where you organized brown…

  • Fashion In Government: Getting Beyond Blue and Black

    Mar 14, 2018

    Government employees are known for their hard work, dedication, ethical standards, commitment to public service, non-partisanship and many other positive qualities and traits. What…

  • DEALING WITH MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES IN THE WORKPLACE

    Mar 7, 2018

    Let me address the proverbial elephant in the room that is mental health, resilience and mindfulness and the way in which mental health is…