Hello From the Other Side. Reflections (and Advice) on Being a Working Mom

I’ve recently become an empty nester, which really rocked my world. I had my first child at 24, so being a mother has been intrinsically tied to my adult sense of self, my marriage, and my career. The public debate rages on about motherhood vs. career. About “leaning in” vs. staying home. Studies question whether…


THE ORIGIN GUIDE TO GREAT BRAINSTORMS or “How ‘Troughs’ Saved Our Company!”

It was roughly 5 years ago when this company entered a new phase. We didn’t know it at the time and it was entirely unintentional.   We were brainstorming for a very difficult client. The kind of client who asked for “big” ideas with no explanation of what they meant by “big.” Who had no…