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The Final Word for February – Acknowledge With Graciousness – Deb’s Ah-Ha Moment

If you have ever heard me speak you probably know this story of an Ah-Ha moment in my life – which I will never forget. A number years ago I was speaking at a conference for judges and lawyers and the luncheon speaker was a lady from a presidential administration (I didn’t care for) and… Read more »

What Will You Do Next? part 1 of 3

In this blog post let’s look at the first of my three lessons for survival. Keep Working. The hardest thing you will do is to keep working on your dreams and goals. Granted it may be a smaller venue than you had hoped for but I have seen and learned by being on the stage… Read more »

Big, Bold Gestures Change Everything!

Your gestures matter and a good strong gesture has 3 parts: the approach, the stroke, and the return. Remember your power comes from the shoulder and not your elbow. A large idea should be LARGE – meaning you must put your arms out wide (elbows away from your body)… you might feel a little odd…… Read more »

Women’s Campaign School at Yale

It’s been said that Leadership is a process of social influence in which one person can enlist the aid and support of others in the accomplishment of a common task – I couldn’t agree more. For the past five years I have been in leadership with the Women’s Campaign School at Yale University – the… Read more »