10 Things to do NOW for a better life AFTER COVID-19!

Wow… have things changed over the last couple of days, weeks, etc. There are plenty of articles and blogs you can read out there about COVID-19. But I’m not here to talk statistics or prevention or what to do if you get it. That’s not my wheelhouse. I am here to talk about things you…

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Superheroes and ABCs

My 4 year old son (he is a February baby) can quote any superhero on site, their real name if applicable, and who their arch enemy is. His favorites are Captain America and Spider-Man, though he has also gone through phases with Black Panther, Batman, and several others. He has an amazing memory, great vocabulary,…

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Getting a College Degree Will Not Make You an Expert

Don’t be scared by this title. I am not about to discount the thousands of dollars you are spending or have spent on your undergraduate degree. I am going to share my view on your first four (sometimes five) years of college and what it is and what it is not. I have always believed…

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30 Days of Posts

Are you tired of the same old posts? If you’re tired of them, then you can bet your customers and clients are tired too! So here’s 30 days of post ideas including some real live clickable posts (plus a weekly supplemental guide to mix things up). 1. Tell your Why 2. Go Behind The Scenes…

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Be the Coolest Networker in the Room

Be the coolest networking in the room with this easy step for LinkedIn

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Are Filler Words All That Bad?

I was once having a conversation with a superior. The subject of the conversation I have no recollection of. What stopped me in my tracts was that I was told that I had used the phrase “you know” 13 times. Whoa. Eye-opener. Did the important points I was making come across? Were my thoughts concise,…

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A response to: “Malia Obama Sends Acceptance Letter To Harvard | Above Average”

http://aboveaverage.com/malia-obama-sends-acceptance-letter-to-harvard/ What a novel idea! Malia sends her acceptance letter to Harvard! Alas, this is just a satire but imagine if it were true. What if it didn’t have to be the way it has always been? What if the millenials selected the college instead of the other way around? Imagine it would go a…

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The Importance of a College Education… and it’s not what you think!

“According to the College Board, the average cost of tuition and fees for the 2015–2016 school year was $32,405 at private colleges, $9,410 for state residents at public colleges, and $23,893 for out-of-state residents attending public universities.”Read more here… If you’re hoping to attend my alma mater, Mary Baldwin College, in picturesque and historic Staunton, VA you…

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