Category Archives: Balancing Humanity & Technology

At the Crossroads of Social Good

“I believe in the power of the voice of women.” — Malala Yousafzai   “Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” — William James   Walking the Walk: I’ve been away from the blogosphere for a … Continue reading

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Turning Our Perceptions of Failure Inside Out

We’re here for a reason. I believe a bit of the reason is to throw little torches out to lead people through the dark.” — Whoopi Goldberg “Success is not final and failure is not fatal; it is the courage … Continue reading

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The Depreciation of the Value of Creativity

“The creative adult is the child who survives.” — Ursula Le Guin “Creativity is intelligence having fun.” — Albert Einstein The human psyche is such that “feeding the beast” is not always a good thing, except when it comes to … Continue reading

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Reflections of an Authorpreneur

“A great story arc involves and depicts the hero’s struggle to orchestrate change; for himself, herself, or for others, by finding new ways to work and invoke lessons and the causality loop that life is based on.” — Penina Rybak, … Continue reading

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What Kind of Reader Are You?

“I try to write parts for women that are as complicated and interesting as women actually are.” — Nora Ephron “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll … Continue reading

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What’s in Your ‘Trep Toolbox? Part 6: Tech Tools

“You can be good at technology and still like fashion and art. You can do it your way, on your terms. ” — Marissa Mayer, Yahoo CEO “It’s in Apple’s DNA that technology alone is not enough. Technology married with liberal … Continue reading

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What’s in Your ‘Trep Toolbox? Part 5- Three Public Speaking Tools

“With his unshakable optimism, his heroic vision, and above all, his splendid speeches, Churchill roused the spirit of the British people.” — Gretchen Rubin, Author: The Happiness Project “Neuroscientists are finding that what passes as a typical presentation is usually … Continue reading

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