I’ve been to my fair share of professional networking lunches, witnessing the fast and furious exchange of business cards and pleasantries. Some people are just brilliant as they work a room. They move effortlessly from group to group, smiling and chatting up all in their path. Sure, I’ve certainly made a handful of contacts this […]
I got straight A’s in college. Yes, I’m one of those people. But I wouldn’t say I’m especially brilliant. I earned those A’s because I worked hard. I read, took notes and studied like a crazy person. Now, more than a decade post-college, I apply this same work ethic to my job. I draft up […]
With so much on my plate – work, family, managing a household, exercise, dog – I pride myself on being ultra-efficient. I mean, what’s the alternative? In fact, with a type-A personality, this mindset really hasn’t been a problem for me. Make list, prioritize, execute, and check! Haaa, that feels good!