5 Practices for Dealing with Disappointment

How do you respond to disappointment?

Have you ever been disappointed? During a recent meeting, I had the opportunity to speak with a young leader who was very upset.

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When I asked, what was wrong, the flood gates of disappoint poured out. This emerging leader was upset because he didn’t get a promotion.

Intentional Living:
Achieving a Career of Significance

Every person wants his or her career to matter…

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Do you have a longing for your career to be significant? You want to make a contribution, to be a part of something noble and purposeful? Are you like many people who wrongly believe significance is unattainable?

Well, we have good news!

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Date: December 13, 2016
Time: 5:30 - 8:30 PM
Event: Ninth Annual Holiday Networking Event
Topic: Achieving a Career of Significance
Sponsor: APICS Tampa Bay
Venue: DoubleTree Hotel Tampa Airport Westshore
Location: 4500 W. Cypress Street
Tampa, FL 33607
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

The Power of G.R.I.T.

4 Essential Components for Overcoming Obstacles

Earning a doctoral degree has been a dream since I was a young girl. So after reaching midlife, I decided go back to school and pursue my dream.

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The journey has been long and arduous, with many ups and down. When I started, I was on fire to finish. I mapped out a two-year plan to finish my degree. Yes, it was very aggressive but I have always been an overachiever.

6th Annual STEM Professional Association Event

Kim D. Moore, Principal, Middleton High School (left) and Dr. Nancee Sorenson, President, Hillsborough Community College, Brandon Campus (right) discussing “Upward Mobility in STEM Careers”.

Every person wants his or her career to matter…

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Do you have a longing for your career to be significant? You want to make a contribution, to be a part of something noble and purposeful? Are you like many people who wrongly believe significance is unattainable?

Well, we have good news!

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Date: February 1, 2016
Time: 7:00-8:30 PM
Event: Achieving a Career of Significance Networking Event
Venue: Grace Family Church
Location: 5101 Van Dyke Road
Lutz, FL 33558
Public: Public
Registration: Click here to register.

Goals vs Resolutions

How do we accomplish the changes we want?

Recently my granddaughter and I where on our way to the movies, and we were listening to her favorite radio station. After playing a song, they spent the next 10 minutes talking about New Year’s resolutions.

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When they finished, my granddaughter turned to me and asked “Grandmother what are your new year’s resolution?

I was blessed with the privilege of teaching John Maxwell success principles at the USF National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) General Meeting. Thank you NSBE!