Let's say your husband has left you. Or, your boyfriend. Or, fiance. Whatever he was to you, he left you and your child/children right as you were on your ladder to success. It doesn't matter where on the ladder of success; it could be at the bottom or it could be at the top. Regardless… Continue reading Successful Single Mom: You Can Do It
Walt Disney is my all-time favorite 'famous' leader. If you were to walk around my office, you would see his autographs, photographs of him with his prototypes, and several of his inspiring quotes. Although I am a huge fan of all the Disney classics (The Lion King, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid, Cinderella,… Continue reading Walt Disney is Ridiculously Inspirational… A Leader Never Quits!
Hey, guys! As many of my readers know, I have been going through some challenging times lately. In many fields, people encourage you not to mix your personal life with your professional life. In my field, I have discovered through speaking with many CEO's, business professionals, and other leaders, discussing the obstacles you have faced,… Continue reading Looking Straight into the Face of Adversity
Hey, guys! Unfortunately, I haven't had too much time to write on this blog site (TheAmberDrake.org blog). I have been experiencing some hardships lately, but I swear to start publishing more often as I know many of you wait for these articles to be released. The other blog site I own is dogbehaviorblog.org, which many… Continue reading Thoughts on Life, Parenting, Work, and Prioritizing
You know, they say you shouldn't mix business and personal experiences. Over the last few years, I have met hundreds of corporate executives, business owners ranging from large to small, and several 'celebrity' figures. Do you know what they all had in common? They didn't hide anything. Ever. If they were going through an amazing… Continue reading Divorce, Hardship, and the ‘Professional’ Image