Shy Chihuahua Pups

Shy Chihuahua Pups

Shy Pups Between public speaking, 100’s of livestreams, 200+ YouTube videos and workshops people are often completely shocked to learn I used to be Unbearable Shy. I couldn’t make phone calls, I sat in the back of every classroom, and people generally...
My FIFTY Birthday

My FIFTY Birthday

Half a Century My favorite number is 50. Since high school I have loved this number. Our very eccentric family friend, Fancy, used FIFTY for EVERYTHING. Noun, verb, adjective. Everything was FIFTY. “This painting is FIFTY.” “It’s been 50 years...
How to stop your cat from ruining your meeting

How to stop your cat from ruining your meeting

How to stop your cat (or dog) from ruining your meetings Don’t you just love having your pets be part of video meetings, webinars and job interviews? Barking, meowing, knocking over equipment…generally wreaking havoc and spinning your meeting out of...
Greenscreens are the WORST – Do This Instead

Greenscreens are the WORST – Do This Instead

Green Screens are the WORST Spooky floating bodies, “the” tropical beach, and phasing in and out of reality like a b-rate sci fi show. We’ve all been there. Either personally or as a witness to this phenomenon. Zoom green screens. Yes, they are the...
Mysterious Reflections

Mysterious Reflections

Mysterious Reflections This week marks one entire year since Covid-19 hit us in the US full force. My last meeting room full of people without masks, sitting close together and hugging without care was Thursday, March 12, 2020. We all thought that within a couple...
Happy Tale with a Tail

Happy Tale with a Tail

Joanie’s Happy Tail While working on “Volunteer DOG Photography COMPLETE Workflow, Tips & Inspiration for Rescue Dogs” my editor messaged me to record some voice over spots asking for a story of one of the dogs. The first one that came to mind...