The rewards of my writing retreat were much more expansive than the words I wrote.
I learned my first real leadership lesson in 5th grade. The educators at Finland Elementary selected me to represent the school in a ribbon-cutting ceremony at another school close by. It was a big deal, and I was so excited. My parents were excited, too, taking time off work to show support for their over-achievingContinue reading “Leaders can’t have green lips.”
Eventually, you will be interviewed by a writer. An opportunity to tell your story, this is a crucial moment to get that story straight. I’ve interviewed business executives, entrepreneurs, police officers, young professionals, Olympian athletes, community leaders and more. From this experience, I’ve learned what makes a great interview, and what makes it great to read.Continue reading “Avoiding the Rabbit Hole”