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A Good Story

A while back my daughter asked me how many jobs I’ve had. I took a few moments to remember and count, and I came up with 20 jobs since I was 14–and I’m pretty sure I forgot a few. Since I’ve spent most of my adult life working at a few publishing companies, I was […]


What I’ve Learned from Child Abusers

I saw the headline: another adult arrested for child sexual abuse. Another headline that made my stomach constrict dangerously. Then I saw the picture. And the room spun. I looked back at the headline, just so I wouldn’t have to look at the picture anymore. I didn’t know how to process the shock: someone I […]


Find Your Seat and Sit in It

This week I’m celebrating an accomplishment and some significant growth that’s happened in my life over the last few months. Over the weekend, I finished the last course of the Coaches Training Institute Co-Active Coaching program. I’m now a fully trained and confident personal and professional coach, with access to a solid set of tools […]

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