Resilience and Renaissance: 2010-2019

About a month ago, I realized we are ending a decade. I guess when you get to a certain age you don’t look at the years the same, especially when they are grouped in 10s. Let’s face it. Moving from 2019 to 2020 isn’t the same as the craze of moving from 1999 to 2000. … Continue reading Resilience and Renaissance: 2010-2019

I did it! I wrote a book!

There are many ways to look at December and the end of the year. In the past, it has been a time for reflection but last year it changed to one of celebration. Last December I graduated with my B.A. in Organizational Leadership. This year, I get to celebrate another personal accomplishment -- I finished … Continue reading I did it! I wrote a book!

Take time to breathe

It has been a busy year for me with several significant changes and a lot of growth in the direction of entrepreneurship. I launched a video series in March for adults interested in and those already returning to school to pursue their degree. I have an online t-shirt store, Nichole's Nuggets, where you can purchase shirts … Continue reading Take time to breathe

Why I don’t like or use the word “boss”

Last year, I started to learn Spanish. I felt it was an important skill for work and my interest in expanding my cultural intelligence. One lesson in my Spanish course focused on the workplace. This lesson included worlds like trabajador (worker), trabajo (work), oficinia (office), acuerdo (agreement), and reunion (meeting). I could not help but … Continue reading Why I don’t like or use the word “boss”