Engaging in a changed world

How to engage in a changed world

Even though we are only half-way through the year, many of us would agree that 2020 is a year of trauma. The coronavirus virus has shaken and damaged the world as we know it. While some parts of the world gradually “re-open”, we are still trying to re-adjust and adapt to a new yet unsteady way of being.

Be an upstander, not a bystander

Be an Upstander

Dear womankind – How many of you have been described as “difficult”, when you are simply being assertive at work? Phrases similar to the word “difficult” will include “aggressive”, “sounding angry”, or “just a bit too much”.

A road with the words "2020 vision"

The 20/20 Vision

So here comes the new year as we begin to say our goodbyes to the 2010’s.  The optimists with a sense of humor like to say the year 2020 will be a brilliant one for all because we will have the perfect vision for whatever we decide to do this year (i.e. 20/20 vision, get […]

A frog resting on a lilly pad


The Labor Day long weekend is always a bitter sweet one. The last hurrah before the end of “summer holiday” – even for those of us who have left school for many years.