Fear and Excitement Trigger the Same Physiological Response

I’ve learned that fear (or concern, worry, anxiety, etc.) and excitement (or eagerness, fulfillment, joy, etc.) can often co-exist for the same event or circumstances at the same time. I try to leave room for both experiences to be true at the same time.

Mind the Gap

Leadership advice: Identify gaps or needs that you can help solve for and keep your focus there, rather than wasting energy on things you cannot control.

You’re Welcome for Asking

The delight when I discover a miscommunicated detail or unexpected dependency is like a treasure hunt, and asking the right question to the right person is the only way to get the next clue!

2017 Career Summary

In 2017, I made a switch to a new job, expanded my scope of learning, and began focusing on increasing my presentation experience.

Freelance Business Fundamentals – Key Takeaways

STC San Diego collaborates with SD/PEN every year to host a fall workshop. I think they keep getting better every year and this year’s workshop to Kickstart Your Home-Based Writing and Editing Business was my favorite by far.