Opportunities

“That ship has sailed, sweetheart!” My husband replied to my concern about being named the Founding Dean of the School of Nursing. The School was a concept that brought complex academic programming under one administrative leader. It was innovative and collaborative. I had developed a business plan and worked with professionals from both institutions to…

Breathing in a memory

Today is a great day for reflection. I say that just about every day. However, today it really has been thought provoking. I was up and getting ready for a morning with the Chamber MLK breakfast, one of my favorite events, and decided – today we take out the Dove. What? Yes, Dove bar soap,…

Platforming: A plan for personal success

The Platform: New Beginnings With the new year comes the idea of new beginnings and assessing how success will happen this year in our work, our families, our lives. The concept of a platform and how a platform supports the plan is an important “success” focused approach to life. By definition a platform is a…

Integrity Is Easy, Until It Is Hard

Integrity Is Easy, Until It Is Hard Integrity is one of those things everyone believes they have, which is based on… what exactly? Most people believe integrity is about doing what’s right. Right for who? Right for when? What if the conditions change? What if it is right for some but not others? I find…