Fun is Valuable: So Just Say “Yes!”


Now, there is even more proof that fun is valuable!  Media titan, Shonda Rhimes, recently gave a compelling TED Talk, “My Year of Saying Yes.”  She discusses the value of saying yes, but also provides valuable insights on why we should play and have fun-especially with our children. Ms. Rhimes is a leader and role … Continue reading Fun is Valuable: So Just Say “Yes!”

Angela Merkel: The World’s Most Powerful Woman


Time named Angela Merkel, Germany’s first female chancellor, their 2015 Person of the Year.  A woman has not been selected for this honor in almost 30 years.  In 1986, Time named Corazon Aquino, the first female President of the Philippines, as their Person of the Year.  Time gives many reasons for this gap in lifting up … Continue reading Angela Merkel: The World’s Most Powerful Woman

InnovateHER: 2015 Innovating for Women Business Challenge in Lincoln, NE March 26


This is AWESOME!! I received the press release for the InnovateHER:  2015 Innovating for Women Business Challenge in Lincoln, NE on March 26 and had to share it with all of you.   Go Wild with Your Creativity and Ideas, Support Women and Go For It! Be You & Do Something Cool! -Dr. Connie   … Continue reading InnovateHER: 2015 Innovating for Women Business Challenge in Lincoln, NE March 26

Flex Your Inner Leader: Strike a Power Pose Like Wonder Woman and Enjoy!


We have all heard about the importance of body language, but have you ever used a Power Pose to boost your self-concept?  I recently used this amazing TED Talk, by Social Psychologist Amy Cuddy, with a group of hospital leaders.  Dr. Cuddy talks about the power of body language as it relates to interacting with … Continue reading Flex Your Inner Leader: Strike a Power Pose Like Wonder Woman and Enjoy!

Join Me Today on 1110 KFAB Radio!


Status Update: I will be on from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM today, and Clint will be taking callers! In addition to the topics I listed in the original blog post below, we will be discussing the 3 Mega-Trends I recently wrote about and presented on: 1) The Rise of the #GigEconomy, 2) Living with … Continue reading Join Me Today on 1110 KFAB Radio!