Straight Talk About Sexual Misconduct in the Workplace and What You Can Do

Straight Talk About Sexual Misconduct in the Workplace and What You Can Do

We've always had sexual harassment in the workplace. It’s not a new phenomenon. What’s become painfully obvious is we are still so confused over what it is, exactly.  The term sexual misconduct is getting a lot of attention lately.  Whereas some people may understand it’s the broad term to encompass…

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Why I Marched

Why I Marched

I marched in Austin, Texas joining over 45,000 like-minded people around the Texas State Capitol building.  I say like-minded, but that's not exactly accurate. We were all quite different. We looked different. We weren’t of the same generation or the same gender. We expressed ourselves differently. We had different reasons for showing up, evidenced by our unique personal styles, signs, t-shirts and headwear. Despite these differences, there was unity. 

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Politics & Work: Why the Two Don't Mix

Politics & Work: Why the Two Don't Mix

It seems everyone is talking about politics. Vehemently. It doesn’t matter if you voted for Trump, or cast your vote for Hillary, politics run deep. Politics are personal, kind of like religion and rarely do people convert. Your career success is largely dependent upon the relationships you develop over the long haul and how you interact with and support others. You don’t want to alienate or threaten your relationships. I’m of the opinion that work isn’t the place for politics - especially right now!

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Presidential Candidates: Their Behavior NSFW

Presidential Candidates: Their Behavior NSFW

I just can’t take it anymore, people! I feel like the character Howard Beale in the Academy Award winning movie Network (1976) sticking his head out the window yelling “I’m mad as hell, and I’m not going to take it anymore!” What the hell? What’s up with all the name calling? What happened to the respectful exchange of dialogue? Regardless of opinion…

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