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Sometimes you’ve got to ask…

I’m not one to ask for help. I don’t know why; it’s not that I want to do it on my own. To me it just seems that everyone is busy with their own world and I hate to ask in case it might be a bother. When I do ask, the requests I make… Read more »

Add a word – get a third

I have a client who is going to be a country music star. I’m working with her on interview skills so when her time comes she’ll be ready for the bright lights, big hair and big city. One day while we were working together and I looked at her CD cover. I asked her who… Read more »

You are what you settle for…

I hate it when I come across a quote that hits me full on…really? I am what I settle for? My mind immediately goes to a thousand other reasons (or excuses) like what about my circumstances, what about my age, what about my job, what about my family – really there’s got to be a… Read more »

Be a lamp – or a lifeboat – or a ladder

Be a lamp – a lifeboat – or a ladder I came across this saying a while back and it made me stop and think about who in our lives have been there as a lamp, a lifeboat or a ladder. I’m sure for most of us it would be easy to choose someone who… Read more »

May all your dreams come true… even the ones they laughed at!

I recently came across a phrase that made me smile when I thought about it… because the truth it holds can be life changing. May all your dreams come true (even the ones they laughed at) There is something about this phrase that captures me… maybe it’s because I’ve had 1000 dreams, thoughts and ideas that… Read more »

Business, Politics and Pageants Have a Lot in Common!

I am in the process of writing guidebook for parents of pageant girls. You might be surprised to know that I am one of the Southeast’s top pageant interview coaches for Miss America, Miss USA, Little Miss, the Rodeo queens, the Cow queens, Watermelon queens and the list goes on and on. And what I… Read more »