Monthly Archives: June 2011

My weekend in the “D” – an open letter to my DELPers

Dear DELPers, This past weekend, we came together in the Detroit area for a special purpose.  It was the 10th anniversary reunion of the Diversity Executive Leadership Program (DELP).  Sponsored by the Detroit Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau, it was an opportunity for alumni to … Continue reading

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Want my respect? Be willing to sort the mail

I started my career as an assistant to the Government Relations Director of a small association.  My job was doing his grunt work: filing, faxing, sorting mail, and answering phones.  I even made coffee.  What I didn’t do was anything related … Continue reading

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Technology – Making my life simple one bag at a time

I love bags.  I have way more than should be allowed by law.  However, I must confess that most are more functional than stylish. My work bags tend to follow a certain pattern: large with at least one external pocket (yawn).  At the … Continue reading

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