Collaboration Bolsters Business

OpEd originally published in the Phoenix Business Journal,  November 17, 2017. The Phoenix Business Journal regularly publishes stories about diverse segments of our economy and digs deeper to reveal the picture behind the data. A recent email featured an article by senior reporter Angela Gonzales with the headline “Economic Impact of Arizona’s women- and minority-owned firms exceeds $1B.” Enthusiasm…

Five Ways to Tap Into Your Resilience

“Sometimes you’re the windshield. Sometimes you’re the bug.” – The Bug – Mary Chapin CarpenterThis song by Mary Chapin Carpenter came to mind lately. Recently, I could relate to that bug – the deaths of family members, a series of near-catastrophic mishaps in our home, two beloved pets dying unexpectedly, receiving word of a disappointing conclusion…