Moving forward in a diverse community

I’ve been lucky in life to have been exposed to a wide array of cultures and communities.  Despite this, my reactions to “different” are often the same or similar to most everyone else.  At first, there’s a palpable tension.  Fight or flight is in full effect. It’s a...

Speak Up – Not Down

Speak Up – Not Down 2-16-2012 <span cheap jordans online style=”font-family: Calibri”>I was having another gut check moment (I do that a lot) and I began to listen to my own rants (the ones in my head I choose not to share for lockdown avoidance...

I just need to vent…

Or do I?  I was convicted yesterday while watching a Dave Ramsey video.  We all get frustrated from time to time and need to get that frustration out.  Here’s the catch.  When venting becomes gossip it has no place in the workplace (or anywhere else for that matter). ...