Being Vulnerable is Okay

[Updated post] The first book club meeting with friends; we selected the audio book TedTalk by Brene Brown, “The Power of Vulnerability”. It was an intimate evening between friends new and old. We shared our stories of shame, blame, anger, and fear. A candid evening of learning about ourselves and moving forward. Several of usContinue reading “Being Vulnerable is Okay”

Sidewalk Art Design

Creativity Creativity is implementing your imagination and ideas into reality. Creativity is visualizing the world differently, seeking patterns and connections between unrelated ideas, processes and events. Creativity makes life more interesting and fun; it triggers our imagination into discovering solutions and enhancing our daily lives. Nurturing our creativity is essential and new research demonstrates howContinue reading “Sidewalk Art Design”

Virtual 42nd IEEE Symposium

A forum for sharing, learning, and networking despite a pandemic. This event was hosted from San Francisco, and participants were from around the globe participated. This was an opportunity to be creative, strategic, innovative, and inclusive.

Self Awareness

As part of a Mentor Program, I had an assignment to take the Clifton Strengths Finder Assessment. My top five strengths are listed below and are aligned with my values: Lifelong Learner Strategic Intellectual Self Awareness ,Maximizer I find this article interesting on leadership from the Harvard Business Review, Self-Awareness Can Help Leaders More ThanContinue reading “Self Awareness”

Collaboration in Agile Teams

Sharing what I learned from the “Collaboration & Communication Tools for Agile Team Leaders” webinar, hosted by Seattle Puget Sound Chapter, Project Management Institute (PMI). Agile in project management is a process used to monitor a project throughout its life cycle. Agile  life cycles are composed of incremental steps, adapting to changes and repeating cycles to measure the processContinue reading “Collaboration in Agile Teams”