Being a December Baby I have the privilege of reflecting upon the year’s accomplishments and set goals for both the New Year as well as my birth year. This year’s reflection is particularly meaningful for me. 27 was very eventful. I left my job, obtained my graduate degree, was published, met a wonderful man, and… Read More
Part of leadership is first being able to lead yourself. You are the captain of your own ship. Though life may toss you and storms may rock your boat, you always retain the power of assessing and responding in an empowering way. Leadership starts with you, so lead your ship.
Who am I? What do I believe? What do I want? What do I have to offer? Where am I going? To continue answering these questions, or even to decide to begin self-exploration in the first place, involves turning inward and examining two things: our head and our heart. How often do we listen to… Read More
Deepak Chopra said “inspired leadership is established in being.” That is to say, to be an inspiring leader, one must be absolutely sure of oneself: one’s life, interests, passions, and purpose. Imagine a seed trying to decide whether it is a fern or a coconut tree – one can only give that which one has.… Read More
My name is Heather. I am a 27 year old woman… I’m a Sagittarius, enjoy watching “The Simpsons” and love long walks on the beach – although in Seattle, that doesn’t happen without rain boots. I also love discussing philosophy and the meaning of life, and since May 2013 that conversation has been amended to “the meaning of… Read More