The #MeToo movement was overdue. It’s about time that men and women who sexually harass, intimidate or otherwise try to make other people’s lives miserable are finally being taken to task.
The list of sexual predators from the doctor who abused Olympic gymnasts to a noted Hollywood producer who preyed on rising starlets is too long to list. Most have issued apologies – sort of. But do the weasel words like “…I’m sorry I caused pain” qualify as an apology?
Are apologies even relevant anymore? Read More→
You’ve established your personal brand. How do you let the world know who you are and what you’re selling? Consider pitching a story to the media. But first you need to prepare to maximize your chances of being quoted and becoming a reliable source for reporters.
Not every interview or interaction with a reporter will result in an article. Some discussions are meant to foster a relationship and build the reporter’s confidence that you are a “good interview.” Read More→
I’ve never failed to be touched by the many wise sayings sprinkled through the writings of the late poet, actor, activist, and writer, Maya Angelou.
She is no longer with us, but the beauty of her words and views on life continue to inspire. And inspiration and hope are what I believe we are all seeking during these troubled times at home and in the world. Read More→