Real Life — Real World

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 […]