I love Chelsea Handler. She's a straight shooter and doesn't have much of a filter. She just hosted a Q&A on Facebook Live with “Ghostbusters” star Melissa McCarthy. They answered audiences questions about being a boss. It was funny, but for those actually looking for help with their … [Read more...] about 5 Gains Transparency Gives Leaders
How can you communicate more clearly? This is probably the #1 ask I get from leaders and teams. And it is because communicating clearly is a lot harder than it looks. How many times have you communicated something to someone, believing you’ve been clear, only to have things go sideways because … [Read more...] about Be Crystal Clear: 2 Truths and 2 Tips to Communicate Clearly
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
Guest Blog Post by Oana Amaria As an intercultural learning and development consultant at Language & Culture Worldwide (LCW), I work with global leaders to offer cross-cultural training solutions that help organizations develop global acumen and engage team members all over the world. I … [Read more...] about Are All Gen-Y Cut from the Same Cloth?
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
Today, I was the keynote speaker for the Albuquerque branch of the Federal Executive Board's Excellence in Public Service Awards. I was hoping to record my presentation to share with all of you, but wasn't able to swing it so I'm posting it here for you to read. Hello and good morning! I’m … [Read more...] about A Keynote: Mentoring excellence in Millennials
This is a summary of the tips, suggestions, and lessons I shared in the Living Your Ideal Global Life Summit hosted by Authentizen and Small Planet Studio January 13-17,2014 and in the Encore Presentation on April 1, 2014. Whether you are a first time or seasoned traveler, my presentation "Make … [Read more...] about How to Make Your Time Abroad Rock
Last month I was fortunate to be one of the 20 speakers in the Living Your Ideal Global Life Summit hosted by Small Planet Studio and Authentizen. I shared some great tips, suggestions, and lessons to make your time living or working abroad be the best it can be. Did you miss it? No … [Read more...] about Make Your Time Abroad Rock