What’s your letter of the year?

What’s your letter of the year?

Many writers and leadership coaches I follow talk about selecting “one word” to set intentions and goals for the upcoming year. I’ve tried but never landed on the “right word.” Last week in a virtual networking session, another attendee shared an approach I’d never...
Your business needs a baby horse!

Your business needs a baby horse!

I did not want a baby horse. I needed a baby horse. Here’s why you or your business (metaphorically) needs one too. It’s easy to get comfortable with the familiar. This year marks 10 years of owning Bella. She was the one who got me back into horses. She...
Focused Leadership

Focused Leadership

This is a pretty accurate depiction of my “look” when “Focus” my #2 CliftonStrength is in overdrive. Eyes laser focused, neck tensed, shoulders hunched, intent on the task ahead. It’s a key strength for me as both a business owner and...
Wear the Buckle

Wear the Buckle

In 2019, I won this beautiful championship buckle. It was the  first (and only so far) trophy buckle I’ve won. It sits on my dresser so I can see it, but I never wear it.  I cherish the hard work it represents. Yet, I hadn’t given myself permission to wear...
Crash and Burn

Crash and Burn

What happened the last time you decided on a course of action and took 180-degree turn at the last second? Last week a near collision with a wall was a stark reminder. I clearly asked my horse for an advanced maneuver, and she was listening, poised to respond. At the...