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RANDOM ROANE THOUGHTS

I’ve been musing about these ideas, thoughts, reactions for some time. 1.I get a kick out of all those who post their “magic” keys, secret sauce and best advice on being a leader…who never held that position. 2. It’s very hard to me to feel connected to the person interested in a (BUZZWORD ALERT) “Deep […]

Susan RoAne’s HOLIDAY Tips for the Shy and Not So Shy

DO… 1. RSVP and say “yes” and show up! 2. Focus Your Conversation on the Event: The season is the reason. So, bring your O.A.R. Start with small talk and the items you have in common. Observe — The venue, food or entertainment: “What fun decorations! And, the food is fabulous.” Ask — The host […]

Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow

The Bard Pinpointed The Problem<

FRIENDS Meeting them, Making them, Keeping Them

Potential friends are everywhere! Seems to me it’s a matter of opening one’s eyes, ears and, (although schmaltzy), heart. Maybe that’s it. OPENING UP to the possibility that a person (sitting next to you in a class, on a plane, in a presentation, in a book club, at a dinner fundraiser, in a house of […]