Of course, I said yes.

Of course, I said yes.

My first book, “Croissants vs. Bagels: Strategic, Effective, and Inclusive Networking at Conferences” was published in July 2018. I put a ton of effort into the book launch and was very pleased with the results – 150 Amazon reviews posted within one week of the...
Yes, THAT Seth Godin!

Yes, THAT Seth Godin!

I remember it like it was yesterday, it was mid-2015 and I had left my career just six months earlier to pursue speaking as a business. I was feeling a bit unmoored. After having my days clearly defined by endless deadlines, I was the one who had to decide what was a...
Truer words have never been spoken.

Truer words have never been spoken.

I left my career at the end of 2014 to pursue speaking and coaching full-time. Every course I purchased, and there were quite a few, stated how important it was that I identify my ideal client. The typical exercise proposed in these programs: Think about your favorite...
I was winning the morning, until…

I was winning the morning, until…

This email was originally written three years ago, but I remember the feeling all too well. I was winning the morning, until…the toilet overflowed. Now… Baby is crying in his crib. Toddler is whining in his bed. Breakfast is half made. And the bathroom is a...
it’s been three years since I came out…

it’s been three years since I came out…

Three years ago, I revealed a truth about myself that had slowly been coming into my consciousness. I remember how hard it felt to come to grips with my new identity. I finally spoke up because I needed to find my community – be around people who understood. My...
Don’t wait years to test out your theory.

Don’t wait years to test out your theory.

Each time I kick off a new mastermind cohort, I start with a round of one-on-one calls with members. From my experience, this is a critical step that is often skipped – that’s been the case for the masterminds I’ve paid to join. It’s through these conversations...