The Present

I launched this site in the midst of my “professional halftime,” in Fall 2019. After 20+ years in the corporate world, I took the summer off to invest in my family (last year, we moved back to the States after eight years in China) and to write a book.

As I move out of my professional halftime, I’m excited to embark on my next journey. As of 9/9/2020, the book is available for pre-order and my new job starts at McCann China. 

Click below to join my on my journey or for more information on the book or what I will be doing at McCann.

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Women ARE the C-Suite – Think LA

Women ARE the C-Suite – Think LA

Across sectors, there are innovators and pioneers: those who are determined enough to break down barriers and chip away at the longstanding leadership gender gap. The Women ARE the C-Suite event by ThinkLA spotlights remarkable female trailblazers who have written...

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Stop the office gossip!

Stop the office gossip!

Gossip, whether whispered at desks, or shared loudly over drinks, is poison to the organization. Perhaps it feels ok because "what we're saying is true." Well... of course it's true - because otherwise what you're engaging in is slander. That's why I say, Stop the...

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Life Hacks for 2024

Life Hacks for 2024

Every year we make commitments for the new year - things we'll accomplish or learn, ways we'll grow and develop. But are there ways we can materially and immediately improve the way we live and work? Here are a few life hacks for 2024. Don't worry about what you'll...

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3 most underrated leadership traits

3 most underrated leadership traits

It's about the 3 C's: Competency, Consistency and Care. So, why are these the 3 most underrated leadership traits? Let's unpack each one. Competency I read a great book, An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth, written by Colonel Chris Hadfield who's spent decades...

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Do your actions demonstrate Management or Leadership?

Do your actions demonstrate Management or Leadership?

Much has been written about managers vs. leaders. But I've realized whether at home or in the office, certain behaviors clearly define whether you're operating as a manager or a leader. So, maybe you're reading this as parent who wants to lead a household vs. manage...

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