Too Much…Too This…Too That

Too sensitive Too bossy Too loud Too emotional… If you’ve ever had the word “too” weaponized against you, you know how baffling and painful it is.  So many women have felt the pain of this three-letter word. I have and I am not allowing it to hurt me anymore.  Not now, not today, not everContinue reading “Too Much…Too This…Too That”

Measuring Up

Scales and tape measurers have never been my faves.  Anytime I’ve had to deal with either, it’s always with a small sense of dread.  Am I measuring up? So often, I believe, that the impulse to measure up is rooted in an unacknowledged inadequacy.  Being “too big”, “too hippy”, “too busty”, not busty enough, etContinue reading “Measuring Up”

Not Just a Hollywood Problem

I’ve been thinking a lot about the state of women in the world.   Hollywood was reeling over the avalanche of harassment and sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein.  The #MeToo hashtag is near-constant in my various feeds.  I am saddened.  I keep asking myself, “How do I take action?”  And more importantly, how to take action thatContinue reading “Not Just a Hollywood Problem”

Atlanta-bound this October

Ladies, do you need a reboot, a revamp or a pep talk?  Do you need to level up?  Do you need some girl time that feeds your mind and also energizes your spirit?  Then look no further than The Spirit of Women Conference, Oct.7-8, in Atlanta.

Break the Ice to Break Career Barriers

HELLO MY NAME IS…. We’ve all had a hard time breaking the ice and the pressure at conferences and networking events to make something happen can make it even more difficult.  How many times have you walked into a room for a professional event and just felt awkward?  We all have. Is there a betterContinue reading “Break the Ice to Break Career Barriers”

“A Dose of Jane”

Originally posted on Jane's Jottings:
In June, I had the opportunity to be interviewed live on the What Women Want LATalk Radio Show hosted by Judy Goss and co-host Kristin West. The theme was “Going After Your It!” (Listen to show here: http://latalkradio.com/content/what-women-want).  It was a fun and energetic conversation with Judy and Kristin.…