I Just Passed the National Exam

January 1, 2019 I Just Passed the National Exam Have you taken the test? I took the National Exam the first time in 1993 with a No.2 pencil filling in the circles. I let my certification lapse and -much to my shock and horror- had to take the test again in 2004. Both...

This One Is A Bit Raw

November 1, 2018 This One Is A Bit Raw Here’s a true story. It’s not a pretty one, but as I think about where and when I learned some life lessons, I remember some of the tough times.  That day it felt like a punch in the gut.  I closed the door to my...

Have You Ever Had To Fire A Client?

September 1, 2018 Have You Ever Had To Fire A Client? Oh sometimes this is ugly. Firing a client is ugly because it’s never about them. It’s about us. How dare I say firing a client is about you?!? Well my pretties, it’s the truth.The first time I fired a...