leadership

  • Choosing Happiness, Again

    Choosing Happiness

    Dena November 7, 2018

    Thank you BB&T for sponsoring this post. If you’ve only started reading my blog recently, you might not know that this wasn’t always a blog about motherhood, wellness, and simple living. In fact, this space used to be primarily about my personal journey of overcoming depression and anxiety and my choice to pursue happiness. Up until my early twenties, I was unhealthy, overweight, and suffered from severe anxiety and depression.…

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  • If you cannot put your heart into it, take yourself out of it.

    Dena August 4, 2011

    Einstein said that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, and expecting different results. I agree. Fact: Most people are insane. The cure for this insanity is awareness. (In fact, awareness is the cure for most things.) There is…

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  • Living & Leading with Passion (Final – Part 4)

    Dena March 17, 2011

    Last week, I spoke to a group of students and professionals at the MAC IMA Regional Student Conference. This is part 4 (the final) of my talk, so if you havenโ€™t already, check out Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 before you go any…

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  • Living & Leading with Passion (Part 3)

    Dena March 16, 2011

    Last week, I spoke to a group of students and professionals at the MAC IMA Regional Student Conference. This is Part 3 of my talk, so if you havenโ€™t already, check out Part 1 and Part 2 before you go any further. And now, let…

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  • Living & Leading with Passion (Part 2)

    Dena March 15, 2011

    Last week, I spoke to a group of students and professionals at the MAC IMA Regional Student Conference. If you havenโ€™t already, you might want to check out Part 1 before you go any further. And now on with the show… ๐Ÿ™‚ If you have…

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  • Living & Leading with Passion (Part 1)

    Dena March 14, 2011

    Last week, I spoke to a group of students and professionals at the MAC IMA Regional Student Conference. The opportunity was so exciting because my session immediately followed the session of the CEO from my last company. I was honored to be in the line-up…

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  • Carouselโ€”07.03.10

    Dena July 2, 2010

    Every Friday, I post my favourite links, posts, & resources from around the Web. Expect to learn, grow, & be inspired. – โ€“ โ€“ โ€“ โ€“ โ€“ โ€“ โ€“ – 1. Secret Secret Garden Party: My friend Julie has an amazing baking blog. She shares…

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  • Review: Tribes by Seth Godin

    Dena March 2, 2010

    On a recent flight, I began reading Seth Godin’s Tribes. On the return flight, I finished it. It was my introduction to Seth Godinโ€”no idea why I hadn’t found him sooner!โ€”and what an introduction it was. The book blew me away. It is the best…

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