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            This morning when I returned home from my walk, I saw a big spider web in the front of my building.  I tried to take a picture of it but it was too fragile for the camera, so I went online and found a short video of a spider […]


Communication Changes It seems like this year is moving faster than most. I’ve been planning to make a few changes in my communication with you and set August as the time for change. Now it is upon me. In the next few weeks I will be sharing a lot of tidbits with you in preparation […]

The Value of Hope


            What do you hope for? Is it health, peace, happiness, money, friends, family, love…? We all hope for something. Part of life is the ability to hope. What happens when a person has no hope? Isn’t that when our spirit is troubled because our chance to orchestrate change gets […]

      Since being an independent entrepreneur in the professional speaking industry for the past 17 years, I’ve learned a lot about what it takes to be successful. People who choose to be independent as a solopreneur, entrepreneur or any other way, have a different journey through life than those who choose the traditional […]

Growing Independence


          Last week we celebrated the independence of the United States of America. I was in Washington, DC at the time and enjoyed the celebratory spirit of the nation’s capital. Celebrations of independence are generally happy. When our children graduate from one school to another or out into the world, we […]


          I hope you enjoy your 4th of July as we celebrate Independence Day. We make a big deal of the 4th of July in America. All other holidays are moved to a convenient Monday however the 4th of July is always celebrated on the actual day. It represents our independence […]

Humbling Excitement


          Sometimes a single experience changes your entire life. This happened to me two weeks ago. It was 9:30 am on a Friday, when I received a life-changing call. I was told that I was selected to represent the United States teaching university women in China! Wow, what a blessing! I […]


If you are a coach, you should know about WBECS. World Business and Executive Coaches Summit (WBECS) is a global organization that offers annual summits to raise the quality of coaching internationally. Each year they offer free pre-Summits to introduce coaches to new ideas and popular coaches from around the world. I’ve had the honor […]

Public Speakers


                Twenty years ago when I entered the professional speaking industry I didn’t realize I was becoming a part of an industry that has at its root – a desire to change the world. But I shouldn’t be surprised. I’ve resonated with a change the world attitude for […]

Merging and Purging


      It seems like as we go through life we are either merging or purging. When we start our adult life, we can’t wait to merge. We look for new friends, new jobs, new relationships, children and many other ways of bringing people and events into our lives. We want to merge and […]