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Teaching Listening at Boise State University

Here is a link to an article from Michelle Privette, a student writer at The Arbiter, Boise State University’s independent student publication. Available now online and print in January 2019. Click on the title above.

January 23 Boise State University at the University Pulse Studio

Thank you to David McKerracher and Ben Duran for the invitation to be a guest on their new podcast series Equilibrium 2.0, Saturday January 23rd from 5:00-8PM.

‘Informing through conversation’ is their mission and they are kicking off their podcast series with the topic “Conversations” to discover why they are good and essential for society. David shared the vision of Equilibrium 2.0 is, “establishing a forum promoting civility, discourse, and welcoming the other." I know, right! An honor to be a guest and share in the conversation.

Tune in and join us!

Opulence Salon Spa & Tanning

Thank you to owner and creative stylist Amanda Gates for opening the doors of her chic & elegant Opulence Salon Spa & Tanning for a customized Inspire Excellence seminar for her staff.





Each Beauty Professional claimed their exquisite individual personality, shared their professional dreams, created opportunities for their greatest success with "today" action steps, and were greatly encouraged. Special thanks to Ashley, Sami, Jennifer, Molly, Trina, Sheila, Kylie, Brittney, Kaitlyn, and Gabby. The best!

Join the Opulence team on June 26 for their Cut-A-Thon to help raise funds for The Treasure Valley Down Syndrome Association.

May 3 Regional Assembly Hood River, Oregon


Thank you to Cathy and Doug Wirt for the invitation to present a workshop at the Regional Assembly of the Oregon and South West Idaho called "Getting our Feet Wet" on Saturday, May 2nd at the Hood River Valley Christian Church. The workshop will focus on: Unlocking the scriptural keys to better hospitality! We will take advantage of the resources many already posses in this idea packed learning experience that will help others achieve with a gallery of learn today and use tomorrow ideas.

March 2 Cafe Crane

Please join us at Cafe Crane for a book signing and a terrific morning of great coffee, the amazing Mrs. Powell's cinnamon rolls and other favorites from their new culinary artist Dave Stevens, awesome music, and excellent customer service. Book signing is from 11AM to 3PM. See you there!


Cafe Crane Coffee and Bakery: 3130 East State Street: Eagle, ID: 83616

They have an amazing selection of exclusive specialty coffees and teas. "Sip into Zen." www.cafecrane.com

January 22 Crush - a Wine Bar

Please join us at Crush - a Wine Bar for a delightful evening of Wine and Sign! Amy Allsop and Kevin Quinn have opened their doors for a book signing Tuesday, January 22, from 6PM - 8:30PM. 


Crush - a Wine Bar offers an incredible selection of fine wines and tasty tapas and combined with their comfortable ambiance and gracious hospitality an evening with our book and Wine with Kate should prove to be an awesome night. Join us!

78 Eagle River, Eagle, ID 83616