Post III: 2020, a pandemic romance–the view from a small island

By March of 2020, articles about isolation and the effects of quarantine on relationship proliferate the internet.  Some sexual, others platonic. Isolation serves notice to us all that life is different and a new normal could be expected. In my business-coaching practice, clients begin to share comments usually reserved for a therapist’s chair. Long-term partners, … Continue reading Post III: 2020, a pandemic romance–the view from a small island

Post II: 2020 pandemic, the view from an island

Post II: Technology and a pandemic: the view from Roanoke island June 14, 2020 – Endemic Realities, education in the day of COVID and at the end, a story of lost air pods: If the economics and inequities of 2020 do not interfere (and they always are present), our pandemic world will be stitched together … Continue reading Post II: 2020 pandemic, the view from an island

The Politics of 2020 and the Politics of Women of Color

Do women vote as a monolithic group? Hardly and women of color will vote around issues that affect them generally as a community:  Candidates must address specifically and convincingly the ways issues like criminal justice reform, immigration, pay inequality, voting rights, and police violence affect black, Asian, Latina, and Native women, and other groups. But candidates must … Continue reading The Politics of 2020 and the Politics of Women of Color

Gender Parity — pertinent recommendations: yesterday, today and tomorrow

I'm quite stunned that I have not found and read this article much earlier. Shame on me! Well written, good recommendations and from a global perspective. Continue reading and learning  

Coding Trends that will surprise you

This week, the New York Times Magazine included a well written article on gender balance in the computing fields. Written by Clive Thompson, it is a fascinating story (Feb 13, 2019) of the early days of coding.  -- only hardware engineers were highly sought after. Women filled the ranks of writing code -- women who … Continue reading Coding Trends that will surprise you