The last couple of months have been particularly difficult for me! Actually, the last couple of years have been tough, ever since the death of Trayvon Martin. As a leader, interculturalist, social activist, woman of color, and US citizen I believe we could and should be doing better. And I … [Read more...] about Lead Difference Differently
[No GoT spoilers!] This is the third and final installment of the Game of Thrones Lens on Leadership Styles, a look at Jon Snow and Transformational leadership. And while I have been tempted to add to the series, I’ve refrained because as I mentioned in the introductory post, I wanted to share … [Read more...] about A Game of Thrones Lens on Leadership Styles: Jon Snow
Unless you live under a rock, or don’t watch TV, you are fully aware that the Game of Thrones (GoT) Season 5 is underway and it is getting juicy. I have to admit, I was a bit late to the GoT game but I have become a true fan. And as someone who is always thinking about leadership, I couldn’t help … [Read more...] about A Game of Thrones Lens on Leadership Styles
If you’ve been online or watched television in the last 48 hours, then you have heard about Dan Price, the CEO and Founder of Gravity, a payment processing firm in Seattle. Price took a 90% pay cut, lowering his salary to $70,000 per year so that all of his employees will make $70, 000 annually in … [Read more...] about The Gravity of Leadership
Thanks for stopping by the refreshed website! The response has been amazing and I’ve been getting more and more questions from Millennial professionals and entrepreneurs about being an effective leader, now, while you’re young. I rose through the ranks pretty quickly in my 20's and learned so many … [Read more...] about What Do You Want to Know?
Don't you want to know? Join me Wednesday, January 28th at the #GlobalLife2015 when I spill the beans about the good, the bad, and the ugly of having a global career. I’m thrilled to be part of - the Living Your Ideal Global Life Summit taking place January 26-30, 2015. And I can’t … [Read more...] about What It’s Really Like to Have a Global Career
#1: LinkedIn (yup, I said LinkedIn) www.linkedin.com I cringe whenever I hear a twenty-something struggling with their career tell me they don’t know how to use LinkedIn! Why? Because LinkedIn is a powerful resource for recruiters and hiring managers and job seekers like you. You can use LinkedIn … [Read more...] about Top 10 Mentoring Websites for Millennials
More and more I am reinforcing with young leaders that "leadership is a journey, not a destination", because no matter how much you learn and how long you do it, there is always more to learn. I'm mean, we're leading people, not machines (Terminator reference). People are different, they … [Read more...] about It’s the Journey, Not the Destination