E-MAIL Versus Communications

It lurks, waiting for the unsuspecting communicator.  Its disguise, the quick and easy transition of words or documents from one place to another. Yet it has an insidious power that can transform grown men into small-minded bullies or professional women into petty tyrants. Yes, I’m talking about e-mail.  If we’re totally honest with ourselves, we […]

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A Simple Lesson About Brand Taught By Disney

Posted on March 12, 2013

I went on a Disney Cruise with my kids in February. I specifically chose Disney because my husband wasn’t going with us (he’s busy working on his master’s thesis). I felt that if I was going to travel alone with my kids to unfamiliar places, I needed to have some back up. I needed to […]

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3 Tips for Creating the Right Mood For Your Message

Posted on January 5, 2013

This blog entry is a bit of a departure for me, but the experience illustrates so well how setting and approach can influence how ideas are communicated that I thought I would share the experience. I recently joined a book club.  I am not a fan of book clubs.  They remind me of being in […]

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