Eight Seconds: What Are You Transmitting?

Eight Seconds: What Are You Transmitting?

8 seconds. That’s all it takes. Recent research says that we will decide within 8 seconds of meeting someone whether we want to continue to engage with them or not based on what they are transmitting non-verbally. Researcher Albert Mehrabian, professor emeritus of...
What my Dad, a Basketball Coach, Taught Me about Leading Creatives

What my Dad, a Basketball Coach, Taught Me about Leading Creatives

My dad was a high school basketball coach in Las Vegas, Nevada. He is still considered one of the most winning coaches in the history of high school basketball in Nevada at his death. I spend many an afternoon on the bleachers doing my homework and watching him coach,...

Posers: Stop Acting the Part Choose to Become

As a working actress in Hollywood for many years, my routine included auditioning. I’d walk into a room full of competitive actors all competing for the same role and it was always intimidating. It required preparation and confidence. Many of the casting director’s...

Jesus Joy

In the Beatitudes – Matthew 5: 3-12, Jesus talked about how it’s easier for a camel to go through the eye of needle then get into heaven, and that you should take the plank out of your eye before you criticize and judge your neighbor for his mistakes, issues, and...