Freedom With Writing – free ebook

Freedom With Writing‘s Ian Chandler is giving away their most recent ebook, “The Freelance Writer’s Battle: How to Shatter the Nine Myths that Stop Freelance Writing Success”. Download available here.

“9 Non-Threatening Leadership Strategies for Women” by Sarah Cooper

http://thecooperreview.com/non-threatening-leadership-strategies-for-women/ “When setting a deadline, ask your coworker what he thinks of doing something, instead of just asking him to get it done. This makes him feel less like you’re telling them what to do and more like you care about his opinions.”  😀  

A 40-agers thoughts… pet peeve on career

Some of my work involves draft contracts, this doesn’t make me an attorney. Some projects require me to design flyers, brochures, etc., this doesn’t make me a marketing professional. I am a writer and a grants professional. I have legitimately worked in this capacity since my employment in a biological oceanography professor’s research laboratory at Texas A&M University backContinue reading “A 40-agers thoughts… pet peeve on career”

A 40-ager’s Thoughts… Optimistic and Hopeful, still. :-)

I’ve managed to stay (mostly) in a good frame of mind, one where I’ve stayed relatively productive, though my desire for a concerted effort to improve myself physically and mentally has not gone as well as I’d hoped. Started back again on 1 January to clean up my diet and make more progress away fromContinue reading “A 40-ager’s Thoughts… Optimistic and Hopeful, still. :-)”

A 40-ager’s thoughts… optimistic and hopeful. :-)

I think I’ve gotten back to a good frame of mind, one where I can make a concerted effort to improve myself physically and mentally. Started back again on 1 February to clean up my diet and get away from a/n (almost) sedentary lifestyle. Goals: * Exercise more in order to feel (and look) goodContinue reading “A 40-ager’s thoughts… optimistic and hopeful. :-)”

A 40-ager’s thoughts… :-)

Well, it’s already February, so my commitment to post here is off to a sad start (only 1 other ‘contemplation’ post so far).  My excuse is life — I’m ‘just the girl who can’t say no’ and have a tendency to over-commit my time.  January was taken up with a big consulting project and wasContinue reading “A 40-ager’s thoughts… :-)”

A 40-ager’s thoughts… start of a new year. :-)

Over the holiday break I actually had a bit of time to relax and ‘think’, and came to a few conclusions/decisions. 1.  I may have lost the ability to trust (men).  I hope not. 2.  Weight is something I think I use to hide behind, so that I don’t even get the opportunity to haveContinue reading “A 40-ager’s thoughts… start of a new year. :-)”