OPINION: The Real Reason why Ageism is Damaging the Modern Workplace

I recently got into a debate with a group of older adults within the comments of a LinkedIn post. I thought that sort of drama was reserved for Facebook, but regardless, it got me thinking. The post I commented on was from a business leader who was upset by what she was seeing in the … More OPINION: The Real Reason why Ageism is Damaging the Modern Workplace

Protecting Our Gentle Giants

Elephants are some of the most advanced creatures among us. They have incredibly complex physical and mental/emotional needs. Unfortunately, humans have found ways to turn these gentle giants mad through aggression and malnourishing tactics. Circuses, zoos, and other “for the people” atmospheres are more detrimental to an elephant’s health than most seem to think. Everything … More Protecting Our Gentle Giants

To Those Who Tore Me Down When I Was Young And Insecure

I remember you. I remember your fears, your secrets, and your stories that spread. I remember your drama and your tears. What do you remember about me? I’m successful now, and suddenly you want to talk to me. Suddenly you’re interested in my life and my career goals because I am at a place where … More To Those Who Tore Me Down When I Was Young And Insecure

The Problem With “Friends”

The media have an unbelievable amount of control over people in this day and age. It’s scary. TV producers and artist managers know that we want what we can’t have and that we like to dream, so seeing our favorite celebrities with tons of beautiful and talented friends or watching a group of six friends act like brothers and sisters (who also get married…) is enjoyable to us. It’s not always attainable, but we like to dream. … More The Problem With “Friends”