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Voracious reader | Awakening writer | Passionate about business & leadership | Director of Learning & Development @ Spokn | Visit me at

My favorites, readers’ favorites, and a little about me as a human

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This is my operating manual for life. What’s yours?

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  • Toasters (“Plug in. Insert bread. Bread becomes toast.”)
  • Tamagotchi pets (“Hatch cute life form. Realize that child care is hard. Allow cute life form to die.”)
  • Tanning lotion (“Apply to skin. Burn, but not too badly. Look sexy.”)

When inspiration strikes, take full advantage

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Here’s what you should know about how people ACTUALLY learn.

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If you’re a startup founder, trainer, executive, or PeopleOps leader, you’ll want to keep an eye on these L&D trends

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It’s tough, but it can be achieved. Here’s what I’ve learned.

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Your startup is stretched, strapped for cash, and super busy. But you can still find time to help your people grow.

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How many of these books have you read?

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Here’s what Margaret Atwood, David Baldacci, Aaron Sorkin, and Stephen King say you should be doing as you read

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Hate answering the same questions over and over? Me too. Here’s what you can do about it.

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