So many dear and wonderful women I know (including me) get caught in trap of perfectionism on a regular basis. We wonder: Is this good enough? Will it land with my audience? Am I doing it right? What if I mess up? These are all common concerns, but they stop us from taking the necessary … Continue reading Move on and create more
I interviewed on Wednesday for another freelance project job that sounded interesting when I read it, but I have some doubts now. My impression is that the amount of work it would take to complete the project is far more than the client has budgeted or was clear in the posting. While I really like … Continue reading On the graceful “no”
Trip preparations. In the age of internet. Many decisions.
Today I will tell my team about my career decision news. My director scheduled a mandatory conference call so I could tell them in my own words what I intend to do, and that I will leave the company in early August. It is interesting that my subconscious was working on this task as I … Continue reading Curtain call
I am really proud to say I delivered on a commitment to myself that I had made back on June 8th, just before my vacation. My deadline to communicate was July 3rd, and I made it happen a day earlier. I took a deep breath, scheduled the conversation yesterday with my boss in the morning … Continue reading Commitment honored
Today is my final day of work before I begin a 2-week vacation. I am grateful for a stretch of time off, when I will not have a laptop and will have some open space to allow my heart and soul to rest and contemplate. When I return, I will finalize some decisions about the … Continue reading Decisions and deadlines