You bump into an ex-lover on Valentine’s Day—the one whom you often call “The One That Got Away.” What happens? The fight or flight instinct is unleashed. My body locks and tense pangs of adrenaline tremble through my veins as I rear my head toward the far end of the bar illuminated by a blue […]Read more "The One That Got Away"
I have been telling myself and others that wanted to start writing for years now so today I just dug up the Writer’s Digest Writing Prompt Boot Camp to spur on two weeks of craft, creativity and discipline. I am excited to get this going … As part of Day 1 in the document, writers are instructed to […]Read more "Dear Writer’s Block …"
It’s undeniable. Your brain wastes no time in sending an ‘Oh #$*%!’ surge of adrenaline through your limbs. You can’t help by pick the cords on your imaginary axe and groove along. A spine-shivering guitar solo to open a song, however brief it may be, can burn its way into your conscious and become an immediate withdrawal from your memory bank like receiving your first […]Read more "Top Opening Guitar Riffs"
Blocking the accomplishments and failures of his past that now seem more like out of body experiences described by Joyce Meyer than memories of his, he is solely focused on the ‘now.’ The grip of the steering wheel. The tight grip of the elastic at the top of his black dress lining around his calves. A silver watch he wore […]Read more "First Day"
The three most important points to consider for effective organizational communication is built upon an emphasis on creativity, consistency and trust. All members of your organization must recognize that each of these components are essential to constructing and distributing powerful messages about the free and equitable access to educational and cultural content. To set your organization apart and […]Read more "Three Elements for Effective Organizational Communication"
I consider myself a personal communicator because I view listening as the most important element of communication in a professional setting. Regardless of the strength of my preconceived notions, I forge emotional connections with my colleagues by considering all offered opinions during collaborations with my cohorts. I realize that everyone wants their voice to […]Read more "What kind of communicator am I?"
I see a lot of people making fun of New Year’s resolutions, but I think the concept is valuable if taken seriously. So with another year of resolutions on the verge of being splattered across the internet (mine included), an important element that I’m going to try to implement in order to achieve my goals is to set […]Read more "Little Steps to Big Resolutions"