2 posts published in February 2019

Chicagoans. Resilient and Resourceful.

February 1, 2019

Chicago winters. Not a problem for us natives. We have cold weather gear. And then we have another set for even colder weather. We save our parking spots with folding chairs, brooms or whatever is handy.

The coldest day in Chicago history? We can handle this. We changed our air filters, set our thermostats up higher and dripped our faucets. We layered up, wore sunglasses, ski goggles and went about business. Granted most of us kept indoors! We are smart too.

We are prepared. We are ...

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Follow Through and Follow Up

February 28, 2019

In life follow through and follow ups are important. It is relevant at work, in friendships, volunteer roles and even job search. Yet I see a lack of follow-ups happening all around me. Why can we not do what we say we will do? Is it easy to lose sight on those follow-ups because life or work keeps you busy? Sure. Is it necessary to follow up? In most cases it absolutely is.

I treat follow-ups as a necessity. And I respect those who follow up with me. At times I too get lost in the...

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