A Lesson from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Mary Ann Skipper 2022 Leadership Tips

As we honor Dr. King today,his message is more relevant and significant than ever.He reminds us of the importanceof finding…

The Tender (loin) Trap

Mary Ann Skipper 2021 Leadership Tips

We chose tenderloin. I had never done this before.I was in new territory as I don’t cook meat.Where would I…

Halloween – Is it the Scariest Day of the Year for You?

Mary Ann Skipper 2021 Leadership Tips

I was riding around last week and saw houses decorated for Halloween. There were ghosts, monsters, mechanical vampires who were…

What Do Linus, Trapeze Artists and Fall Have in Common?

Mary Ann Skipper 2021 Leadership Tips

Fall is a time of change and transition.The leaves turn from greento fabulous shades of orange, brown and yellow,school starts…

Have You Seen Fairy Hair?

Mary Ann Skipper 2021 Leadership Tips

I recently met a 72-year-old ladywho had permanent glitter in her hair.I was fascinated, and it brought a smileto my…

How Good of a Driver Are You?

Mary Ann Skipper 2021 Leadership Tips

I recently drove carsat the BMW test track.It was a thrilling and unique experience.As I turned the sharp curvesmy coach…

The Art of the Pivot

Mary Ann Skipper 2021 Leadership Tips

Given the last yearand the fact that we are now in Springwhen the flowers are bloomingand greenery is growing,this quote…

Moving At the Speed of a Turtle

Mary Ann Skipper 2021 Leadership Tips

One of the best things about living in Floridais being able to be outside at this time of year.I take…

Are You a Believer?

Mary Ann Skipper 2021 Leadership Tips

Last night my hometown team,the Tampa Bay Buccaneers,won the Super Bowl.With Tom Brady at the helm,he once again showed the…

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Mary Ann Skipper 2021 Leadership Tips

With the recent violence at the Capitol,it is especially poignantthat we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.,a man known for…