Archive for the ‘Personal development’ Category

On our way home from NYC 9/2010 2011 is three quarters done and I have stuck to my pledge this year not to attend any conferences. In the past five years I have attended at least one architecture conference per year and several of the years I attended two. I love the networking and professional […]


Photo by Francine Williams I had the wonderful opportunity to speak at the Girl Scouts of the Commonwealth of Virginia’s 2011 Girl Leadership Recognition Ceremony April 9, 2011. This is the GS council that I grew up in and helped shape me into the person I am. It was a great honor, like giving a […]


Photo by Francine Williams I had the wonderful opportunity to speak at the Girl Scouts of the Commonwealth of Virginia’s 2011 Girl Leadership Recognition Ceremony April 9, 2011. This is the GS council that I grew up in and helped shape me into the person I am. It was a great honor, like giving a […]


I was really excited at the beginning of the month when the 31 Day Blogging For Branding challenge was announced by one of my favorite bloggers, Rosetta Thurman. I started this site at the beginning of the year to gather my past work and to continue my writing on a regular basis and have a […]


A few work place snafus that I have witnessed over the past week has led me to write this how to list. 1. Know your strengths. Whether you are sitting in on office or doing community service, you must know what you are good at and what you need help getting accomplished. 2. Let others […]