How Mother’s Lead

How Mother’s Lead

Everybody has a mother. Whether we want to or not, they are the doorway to this planet. Whether they were there for us or ignored us or disappointed us, they are here for us to think about right smack in the middle of May. EVERY YEAR. Mother’s Day is great for...
How to Brag Appropriately

How to Brag Appropriately

Dear Dr. Sylvia, I see you have been called “Savvy Sylvia” and I think that is fun. However, isn’t it more important that people know you have done the hard work to get a PhD? I also know your book “Don’t Bring It to Work” was just named one of the top 9 for all...
Leadership Decisions and Earth Day

Leadership Decisions and Earth Day

On a plane flying east from a business meeting I was reading the Wall Street Journal when a book review caught my eye. “Cowed” by Denis Hayes and Gail Boyer Hayes seemed innocent enough. I always liked Seth Godin’s book about Purple Cows so I started to read. The more...