What I learned this week..

Remember that funny children’s rhyme about the fly? There was an old lady who swallowed a fly..I don’t know why she swallowed a fly – Perhaps she’ll die! There was an old lady who swallowed a spiderThat wriggled and jiggled and tickled inside her!She swallowed the spider to catch the fly;I don’t know why she…

Effective communication.

There I was, legs awkwardly squished under a tiny wooden table, listening to the teacher discuss what was great, and not so great, about my grade-school son’s progress. At one point she turned directly to him to discuss his lousy penmanship and said “I know you have a lot of important stuff to share, but…

C’mon people..

The CEO of PG&E and the Governor of California had to make an announcement yesterday asking residents not to target utility employees.  Several have been shot at, forced off the road and many have had their lives threatened. Listen, I get it. Between the fires and the black-outs I’m sure millions are quite literally going…