Monthly Archives: March 2020

Time to Gear Up!

BY: RACHEL WUMKES As I sit here in my office, attempting to shake the foggy pile of cobwebs from my tired brain after our family getaway to St. Louis over Spring Break, it dawned on me how quickly the season of Spring is barreling upon us.  When we left, the ground was covered in snow.  Piles...
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Each for Equal

BY: RACHEL WUMKES International Women’s Day is celebrated on March 8th each year.  It is a key focal point in the movement for women’s rights. Women have come a long way through the years, but the fight is not over.  Facing challenges in the workplace, politics, and social climates is still very real.  Each year, a theme...
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Chamber 101 for Introverts

photocredit: region5.shpe.org BY: RACHEL WUMKES Introverts are often thought of as a quiet, reserved, and thoughtful individuals.  They don’t usually seek out special attention or social engagements, as these events can leave introverts feeling exhausted and drained. Now, imagine that person being a business owner! In a society and economic...
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Clear Lake for Spring Break!

photocredit: reynolds.k12.or.us BY: RACHEL WUMKES One of my most favorite weeks is fast approaching.  A week of no alarm clocks, no backpack checks, no dress-up days for class, no homework or keeping track of practice schedules. It’s Spring Break, baby!! And while some folks jet off to warmer climes and spend the week frolicking ocean side with their family,...
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