Tag Archives: values

Getting from Someday to Yaaaaay

  The faded paper origami flower fluttered out of my overstuffed career journal and made me smile. Unfolding the flower, I had written “Obtaining Your goals —You are amazing, and I am sure your thoughts will bloom” Write It Down: … Continue reading

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A Legacy

I want to create a policy that will stand long after I’m gone, to prevent social ills and to mitigate the adverse impact of them- – Ayanna Pressley Positively Purging-I welcome your feedbacks in the comments and your likes and … Continue reading

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Dealing With Offensive Remarks At Work

I am a middle-aged white female who works in a retail setting with colleagues whose skin tones are every color imaginable. I respect my co-workers, and they respect me. Our company generally does whatever makes the customer happy. But this is … Continue reading

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Difficult Situations

The origami frog fluttered out of my  career journal. When I unwrapped and smoothed it out, it revealed notes from a work shop I had taken during graduate school that still apply today. The page read: Positive ways to handle conflict … Continue reading

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FAST : Mindfulness Intervention

I attended a  continuing education workshop “How I feel : Growing or Maintaining Self Respect when Communicating” and as I stood in line I could hear staff at the door. ”You’re an ‘f’, ’t’, ’s’, ’a’”. Participants were giddy and I … Continue reading

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