Speak Up—But Don’t “Tic” Off Your Audience

Sometimes I feel like a one-woman vigilante on a mission to rid the world—or at the very least the workplace—of vocal tics. No doubt you’ve heard a few of these within your office walls. Let’s start with “Upward Inflection,” originated and perfected by California Valley girls in the 70’s who managed to take a declarative […]

Embrace Your Age, and Conquer The World

“Old age,” Bette Davis once said, “ain’t no place for sissies.” But since we’re all headed down that same path, shouldn’t we feel good about ourselves as we go? Whether you’re a Boomer, Gen-Xer, or even a Millennial, I hope you’ll my thoughts for a new attitude adjustment published this past weekend in the Preoccupations section of […]