The New LOL

The New LOL

IMHO, ISO, J/K, BRB, LOL … the list goes on and on when it comes to what many “older” generations might consider the “foreign language” of texting. However, most individuals—no matter their age—are adapting to this new form of “language” in order to relate to younger...
The “Ah-Ha” Moment That Changed Everything

The “Ah-Ha” Moment That Changed Everything

My “ah-ha” moment happened on a fateful day during my career at Bloomberg in New York. I found myself giving a speech to a group of professionals where, at the end of my message, the audience members would ask me questions. The cameras started to roll, and the...
The One Foreign Language You Should Be Fluent In

The One Foreign Language You Should Be Fluent In

Think back to your high school self: you’re in your second week as a sophomore in high school, taking five courses, and you’re home about to study for a foreign language test the next day. But studying for this particular class is different from the others. For better...
What Mountains Will You Climb in 2018?

What Mountains Will You Climb in 2018?

Those familiar with my coaching/teaching approach know that I use mountaineering as a metaphor for the way we climb the corporate ladder. In both mountaineering and in our careers, we set goals, take one step at a time, and collaborate our way to the top. With each...

The Unknown Opportunity

You are in the unknown. For anyone with an entrepreneurial spirit, the unknown becomes an opportunity. For many people though, in life and in their careers, the unknown is a burden. They get tripped up by it because they fear the thing that they don’t know. In...