Stenovate is the Tech for the Tech Challenged

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Stenovate is the Tech for the Tech Challenged If you’ve met me, you know my challenges with tech. Heck, people take bets about when I can break a new piece of equipment or if I made the internet go down when they see “Down Detector” light up.  No joke.  Look on Facebook and you’ll see people making comments about my … Read More

Beautiful and Magical Places

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Have you ever felt that you were stuck in a rut, that everything you were doing was rather humdrum and tedious and you rarely felt a spark of joy in your day? We’ve all had a day or two like this, haven’t we? When we first began our careers, started living in a new city, entered a new relationship, we … Read More

Winning Strategies

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I didn’t watch the Carolina-Gonzaga game. I couldn’t (physically couldn’t b/c we don’t have cable) and I can’t (because I can’t handle the stress), but I am a proud Tar Heel! What I take home from the two Final Four games that UNC played is that a winning strategy can sometimes be hang on until the buzzer sounds.

2017: ”A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes…”

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We’ve all bought into the “new year, new you” hype of resolutions and making changes in January. I don’t know that I like the term “resolution” because it seems harsh, and yet a “wish” is too soft. Somewhere between the two lies what can be done without putting too high of expectations on yourself (and the inevitable…

My Profession in Mourning

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There’s a saying that if you find something that you love to do, you’ll never work a day in your life. I must say, that’s how I feel about court reporting. Our profession has many dedicated and passionate souls within it, and one of our bright lights for many years has been Anita Paul. She was a pioneer in the field and…

51st Intersteno Congress Berlin 2017

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I’m so excited to be a part of Team USA again this year. Also, I have been named chair of the NCRA Intersteno Committee. If you have questions about attending, participating in, or competing at Intersteno next summer, please let me know!…