I found an organization tip on Pinterest this weekend. It was talking about what professionals should do on Sunday to prepare for the week ahead. I was pleasantly surprised that I already was doing some of those things–reviewing the calendar, making notes for upcoming meetings, … Continue reading How Do We Find A Few More Minutes in the Day?
Given our discussions surrounding our plans of work and some faculty assuming new roles, I know many of us are thinking about our goals and where we are headed in the next 6-12 months. Many of us and set goals for ourselves, our offices, or … Continue reading Focusing on the Future
Although I have heard this saying before, mostly from my mom when I was growing up, I got to see the inspiring video of Admiral William McRaven giving the commencement address at UT–Austin in 2014. In the video, https://youtu.be/U6OoCaGsz94, Admiral McRaven shares that if you … Continue reading Did You Make Your Bed Today?
Each day we are asked to face a set of unknowns. We cannot always see a clear path ahead. When we work with clients or partners, we all have a confidence that we are going to make the situation different … we are going to … Continue reading Let’s Go Change the World
This morning is my day to travel home from a few days away with my grandsons, my mom and one of my daughters. As I got ready to think about the day, I saw a picture on Facebook. I am not sharing the picture, because … Continue reading It’s a New Week and You are Awesome . . .
Today, it is quieter on campus as we graduated more than 2,300 students this weekend. Many of our other students have left town. Faculty are busy turning in those final grades. I am sitting in my office preparing for meetings and trying to find the … Continue reading It Really Is All About YOU….
Yesterday, I needed to run errands and Kassie, my youngest, said she would ride along. This was great as with her busy schedule we don’t often get to see her but in the weekends. So she, my mom and I take off for town. If … Continue reading Kids Say the Darnedest Things