Gratitude

Happy Thanksgiving!  I consulted both Wikipedia, which didn’t help and “Goog” as Johnny Bananas,guest on Jimmy Fallon, would say.  Every source said it was a 3 day feast that fell during the Harvest feast with the Pilgrims and heir good … Continue reading

Five ways to have productive meetings

Many managers often feel they must foster a team environment and communication by having status updates. A meeting for the sake of meeting can be a waste of time.  Food may be provided and the manager may find that gets … Continue reading

It’s all in his head…Literally!

I truly can’t believe I’m telling you this…Last Monday, the love of my life-my husband had brain surgery!  He felt numbness in his left leg and tingling in  his left hand. They admitted him the Thursday-we got a room in … Continue reading

Cancer-Living Scan to Scan!

We finally got some good news!  After 1 round of Keytruda…drumroll, please, 34/35 cancerous tumors in his lungs have either shrunk or are gone completely!  And another round begins. They say in business, you’re only as good as your last … Continue reading

It’s a “waiting game” when you have cancer…

Tick…Tock!   When you hear the diagnosis, you’re in shock.  Then you start having those conversations with family and good friends. You wait for your oncology appointment and fill out the first of many health forms.  We were lucky, we … Continue reading

Next Steps-After Chemo, Immunotherapy…

My time is not my own!  I’ve learned that the Chemo didn’t work so giving immunotherapy a go.  You take Keytruda when the hope is that your immune system will help fight the cancer cells and shrink them or at … Continue reading

The Transition Cycle & Cancer

I’ve been going on appointments to hospital for preparation for chemo for my husband.  When I’m not being positive, upbeat and cheery-I’m a wreck.  Bladder Cancer Awareness Network, BCAN.org has a wealth of knowledge!  It’s where we found the urologic … Continue reading

New Transition Cancer Support & Cheerleader!

I always intend to be completely honest-my transitions (changes in my life). Change is inevitable and each Transition process of how you experience the  change.Get your FREE chapter om book on Transitions-“Turning Midlife into the RIGHT Life!” at MarciaMerrill.com What … Continue reading

What impact do you want to make? Transition from one to the world.

When I think of making an impact, I think about helping/guiding my coaching clients to succeed.  But, having had two full days of Ken MacArthur’s The Impact Event, I’ve come to think on a global scale.  I want to do … Continue reading

Here’s a great Mastermind + Networking in an atmosphere of support!

In this ever changing crazy world one thing is becoming very clear – Women want and need to support each other.  Men do, too.  Chicks Connect is open to men as well. Many of you have been involved with networking … Continue reading