Living in a city again, trying to return to the profession I left 8 years ago, I am finding myself having to be something else than what I've become. I have already spent the first month I was here temping for a position where I kept feeling like I had to hush myself...instead of being... Continue Reading →
Recently I decided to leave Mexico...to go someplace else. Where is not important for this thought process because while, yes, I believe that the decision was based on where I plan to go...it also included me having to leave something behind. I have been in this country for 8 years. I arrived with no real idea of what was in store for me. And trust me, I have always been a bad planner...but the last 8 years took me so far beyond anything I could have ever imagined for myself.
When we talk about how to survive, we might be referring to the survival from an accident or an illness. But is that the only type of survival we have to experience? No! How about the survival of life? How do girls survive junior high school when all of a sudden their best friends of... Continue Reading →
Mind over matter. I have been giving this as advice for years. I talk to friends who have that terrible habit of not being patient for things (things I will mention in a minute), yet I don't know how to follow my own advice. We believe that we are above or better than whatever it... Continue Reading →
This morning I was conducting research for a client who needed some fresh topics when it came to the obstacles faced by women in the mid-career stage of their lives. When I googled a "specific" definition, these women were described as being in their 40-50's. I began the memo to the client breaking down her... Continue Reading →