I Won't Sleep Outside For a Phone, But I Will Stand In Line To Vote

With less than a month until the election and only a few days until the voter registration deadline, convincing people to vote is every candidate'sĀ goal. ...more
@cherylynnyoga - Totally agree. Some of us have priorities in the wrong order. more

Is My Introvert Showing?

And yet often I feel as though I'm doing something wrong. The longer I blog and use twitter, the more I have the perception that everybody else has formed dozens of close relationships - they skype, they text, they gchat, they mail each other crafty homemade presents "just because." I don't do that. I feel left out sometimes. I wonder whether I'm missing opportunities. Whether they don't happen because I'm too private or because I don't take the first step in reaching out or because people just don't like me as much as I like them? ...more
I'm an introvert and I've set out to be more outgoing(online anyway). It has been fun but hard ... more

Introvert or Extrovert?

When you hear a person described as being an extrovert, what's the first characteristic that comes to your mind? What about when you try to picture an introvert - what do you think that person would be like? If your initial response was to think "outgoing" when you pictured the extrovert and "shy" when you thought of the introvert, I'm willing to bet you're in the majority. ...more
I am an INTJ with a very strong I. It wasn't until I got older that realized that introverts had ... more

Headstones Don't Read Job Titles

Unless you are the President or the Pope your headstone won't reflect your career. I've never seen one that says "Great Administrative Assistant" or "Best Manager". Your legacy is defined by the memories you make and the lives you touch, not your salary or your status. Here are my top five rules to achieving satisfying work/life balance: ...more
@Rita Arens - Boundaries were most difficult for me too. I caught some flack for saying no but I ... more