Tips, Ideas, and Other Stuff I sometimes think about...

  • “How do I overcome a major setback?”

    A financial advisor I know recently lost not just one, but three large portfolios. She was devastated: doubting herself, her firm, even whether she had the gumption to survive in the business. Setbacks and failures are a certainty in this world, no doubt about it. Setbacks can have devastating consequences: destroying your confidence, creating fear, […]

  • Top 10 Things I learned from watching Betty White on SNL

    For a couple of years now, I have resisted starting a blog. It seemed like just another item for my to-do list, and I had no idea what I would write about that could possibly be interesting. Then last month I saw Betty White on Saturday Night Live on the night before Mother’s Day. There […]