The morning before we started our trip out here to Riyadh, my parent company conducted a cultural orientation on what we should expect during our visit to the KSA. Kind of a “do’s and don’t’s” of doing business in the…

Seems like one can’t travel to the KSA as a woman and not write about the experience of being a double-X chromosome in a land dominated by the “Y”s. So, obligatory post on the female experience commences in 3…2…1 “Riyadh…

Right now I’m sitting on my chaise in my room at the Four Seasons (I know, tough life), gazing out the window on the expanse of Riyadh. Our host tells us the city was designed for 2 million residents, but…

Life’s an Adventure – Right?

In consulting, there are words that begin many an adventure and many a consulting nightmare: “We have an opportunity…” Opportunities mean that someone (may be the sales person, may be so-and-so who knows so-and-so, may be “that biz dev guy”…

My college’s motto is “The journey is as important as the destination” – there’s nothing in there that promises the journey will be enjoyable or that you won’t get lost along the way or, in my case, become completely unsure…