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Heard on the Street in Anchorage

Walking down the street yesterday, I ran into Diane Kaplan, President of the Rasmuson Foundation.  I did an impromptu “Woman on the Street” interview and it reminded of Deb Schultz’s observation “Technology Changes, People Don’t

Other posts about my Alaska visit;

Postcard
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Alaska: And The Earth Shook Under My Feet

Earthquake

Yesterday afternoon during the ForakerGroup 2010 Nonprofit Leadership Summit,  I experienced my first Alaskan earthquake (4.9).    I was scared – the floor swayed and I felt like I was on boat.   Ironically, it was during a session facilitated by Phil Klein called “Tackling the Unexpected” who shared insights about he took back his life after surviving a cancer diagnosis.… Read More

Postcard From Alaska

My First Trip to Alaska

The photo above is me at age 14 in Alaska with my mom.   We did a cruise up the inside passage and visited the small towns along the way.  I  being a typical teenager who didn’t want to be away from her friends, so I really didn’t enjoy the natural wonders of Alaska and even refused to eat a salmon dinner.… Read More