Real Life — Real World

February 20, 2014

Do You Want To Be BItter or Better – Speak Life

Bad things happen to good people all the time.  Sometimes there’s no explanation why. There are always things to learn but in the end being bitter about something bad done […]
November 28, 2013

Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving. It’s a time in America where families get together and give thanks. Often times its celebrated with a meal. Many families have their holiday traditions that they bring out […]
September 16, 2013

Tribute to Saviah, Our Beautiful Chocolate Lab

I put out a tribute in my recent newsletter and felt it also needed to be in the blog for our beautiful Chocolate Labrador Retriever Saviah.  We had to let […]
August 8, 2013

How Being Involved In the Mayor Bob Filner Scandal is a Lesson in Negotiation

As a negotiation expert I teach people about win-win negotiation and doing the right thing.  I have a 3 day training event to do just that October 11-13 in Orange […]
July 17, 2013

A Friend’s Reminder Gives a New Perspective

I was chatting on the phone this morning with my friend Cat Hammes known as the “One Legged Blonde.”  She has been riding motorcycles for 31 years long before women […]
June 26, 2013

How to Get Your Carpet Cleaned While On a Radio Show

So there I was on a one hour live radio show at 10 am til 11am PDT when my doorbell rings and it’s the carpet cleaning guys that I had […]
June 21, 2013

It’s My BIrthday and I’ll Write What I Want To

Negotiation isn’t just about doing the deal; it’s also about negotiating balance in your life, negotiating down the path of life, and negotiating through the twists and turns the life […]
December 21, 2012

Romance Scams – Expand Your Knowledge

This article was written for my online magazine GoPINKMagazine some time ago.  I often share it as it continues to be relevant. The “K” in PINK is for Knowledge. Knowledge […]