Much ado about Major

Last week I read a blog post by Rookie Notes giving tips for choosing a college major.   She did a great job. She’s 23 years old. I’ve worked in higher education for 35-years and have counseled countless students about their majors. I was really impressed with her insights. She inspired me to tell my major selection story. I stayed home for my freshman and sophomore … Continue reading Much ado about Major

Workplace Bravery

Am I brave?  I really don’t think so.  In the spring I attended a global leadership event in which bravery was the theme.  It got me to thinking about whether I am brave or whether I have ever displayed characteristics of bravery. Dictionary.com defines bravery as courage.  It lists these synonyms:  intrepidity, fearlessness, boldness, daring, prowess, heroism, pluck, spirit, audacity, nerve, mettle, and spunk.  So, … Continue reading Workplace Bravery