Leadership Thoughts

May 24, 2013

The “Getting” vs. the “Having”

My husband Jim is a big fan of yard work. Our home sits on an acre and a half of beautiful wooded, hilly, grassy land. Jim takes great pride in […]
May 13, 2013

The endurance of great connections

Can you recall some strong connections with former co-workers? At a wedding this past weekend I ran into two former NASA co-workers. I left NASA in 1997 after almost 14 […]
May 6, 2013

Avoid the Neglect Effect

Are you guilty of propagating the Neglect Effect? When I was about 12, I had a pet hamster. I can’t remember his name…we had lots of hamsters when I was […]
April 29, 2013

Are you setting your team up for failure?

Are you doing what you can for your team to insure success? Or are you setting them up for failure? I was driving home this morning after dropping my daughter […]
September 1, 2011

He spoke to my fears…

Yesterday, I went to a retirement party for a former co-worker.  I spent almost 14 years as an engineer at the NASA Lewis Research Center in Cleveland.  I left in […]