Right. Tight. Bright. Light.

That’s how I write.

Read on! Then let’s talk about how I can help you engage your audience with compelling content — from blogs to books and beyond.

The Career Lattice, my most recent book, shows how diagonal career moves iare the fastest, most reliable way  for individuals to grow their careers and for companies to grow the talent they need to achieve tomorrow’s goals. Sign up now for The Career Lattice newsletter and have the latest, most useful, tips, tools, and training opportunities delivered right to your inbox. And, please join The Career Lattice on Facebook to swap lattice strategies with others who are achieving their goals through this powerful, flexible, career strategy that helps you achieve your career goals – through a staff position or self-employment.

Some of my latest:

Digital Privacy News

Found on the Articles page, this piece for Digital Privacy News outlines the unintended consequences of making the most of financial help during the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020. Coronavirus Aid Programs Risk Upending Privacy, Credit Scores, March 31, 2020

Found on the Essays and Commentary page, this essay about the healing and practical power of quilting made the Sunday issue of the Chicago Tribune. Quilters are patching together hope through mask-sewing effort Chicago Tribune March 27, 2020

Found on the Articles page, here’s how AARP Wisconsin is advocating for better retirement savings plans for those who work for themselves and for small businesses: AARP Bulletin – Wisconsin Considers New Retirement Options for Workers – January 2020

Found on the Articles page, this piece for MIddle Market Growth magazine about how Native American Tribes are driving economic growth in their communities – Native American Investors Chart a New Path, March 2020

Found on the Articles page, I explained for The Points Guy why parents face a surprising and unsafe conundrum when traveling with babies, Why You Can’t Reserve a Crib at at Hotel, December 18, 2018

Found on the Essays and Commentary page, this Chicago Tribune essay illustrates ho how one popular, and useful, employee benefit can have the unintended downside of undermining equal pay. How Work-life Programs Stall Women’s Careers, Pay  – Chicago Tribune, April 2, 2019

Found on the Articles page, this story about new strategies to help Wisconsinites more effectively save for retirement. AARP Bulletin – Build a Nest Egg – September 2018 Need a Nest Egg? First, Make a Nest Sept. 2018

Found on the Articles page, this profile of McDonalds CFO Kevin Ozan, published in EY magazine Kevin Ozan_EY magazine July 2018 .compressed

Found on the Articles page, this feature for Arthritis Today outlined ways that people with all types of arthritis and related conditions can still enjoy traveling. Soak in the Joy of Travel, June 2018 Arthritis Today June ‘18045.compressed

Found on the Articles page, these stories for cryptocurrency startup ThirtyK delve into rapidly emerging issues for this new industry: Wanted: Messiah to Spread the Word on Cryptocurrencies, April 25, 2018, or download the story here: Wanted: Messiah to Spread the Word on Cryptocurrencies | ThirtyK   

Unblocked: Women Working to Gain Influence in Cryptocurrency , May 1, 2018, or download the story here: Unblocked: Women Working to Gain Influence in Cryptocurrency | ThirtyK

Found on the Essays and Commentary page, this June 1, 2018 commentary about the potential and shortcomings of the “Freelance Isn’t Free” law in New York City, published in Crain’s New York business: Patch This Loophole in the Freelancer’s Law  – Crain’s New York Business

Found on the Articles page, this June 6, 2017 feature for the Craft Industry Alliance that outlines how creative entrepreneurs can use crowdfunding to build a sustainable business. 

Found on the  Articles page, this piece published in the April 2017 issue of Chief Investment  Officer about the fundamental importance of due diligence when outsourcing asset management and investment administration.