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Introducing myself and my journal: Explorations

About Me:
Mother, partner, sister, friend, business-owner, teacher, perpetual-learner and seeker.

My Passions:
My greatest passions include my family, the science of human behavior, self growth and exploration, and supporting others in their personal and professional journeys.

My Challenges:
I am challenged by being interested in many things, which can be at the expense of focus and depth or lead to feeling overwhelmed. At times I feel overwhelmed by choices despite being so grateful to have choice. As a naturally open person, my professional life of the last decade was in the end not a good fit for me, and I found myself physically unhealthy from stress as well as shut down to others, and full of protective instincts, defensive. So I seek balance, in my choices of how I devote my time, effort and spirit.

My Vision for the Future:
My vision for my personal future includes the balance I reference above. It is full of strong and meaningful relationships and mentally challenging and engaging work that makes a difference.

My Areas of Expertise:
I have a Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuropsychology and a great deal of experience in research and teaching. I have also owned and managed hospitality businesses, giving my expertise in business and management. However, I feel (hope) my greatest strengths are in my parenting and partnership. It is connection with others that has always brought me the greatest joy.

Comments

Nusrat Ara's picture

Dear friend, Welcome to

Dear friend,

Welcome to WorldPulse! You are now part of a thriving community of women from all parts of the world. See the Online Community Getting Started Guide to learn more about networking in our community: http://www.worldpulse.com/pulsewire/about/guide

Please explore the site to meet the women and also find the groups of your interest.

I look forward to hearing your voice in the community!

In friendship,

Nusrat

HeidiSB's picture

Thank you

Thank you for your comment, Nusrat. I am already greatly enjoying this vibrant community and so appreciate your welcome.

Susan K.A.'s picture

Welcome, Heidi!

Dear Heidi,

I'm glad you've joined World Pulse and want to welcome you to the community! I like how you described yourself: "Mother, partner, friend, business-owner, teacher, perpetual-learner and seeker." It's nice to have you join us. Best wishes to you!

With love,
Susan

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"I wish I could show you when you are lonely or in darkness the astonishing light of your own being."
-Hafiz

HeidiSB's picture

Thank you!

Thank you, Susan. I appreciate the comment and welcome. What a great community.

Fatima Waziri's picture

Hey there! Welcome to

Hey there! Welcome to Worldpulse community!

It’s so exciting having you with us, I am sure you will have a fabulous time with your new online friends as well as find this to be a very positive experience. I encourage you to take advantage of the numerous resources and features available through our vibrant online community.

Welcome again to our global community and I look forward to hearing more from you.

Peace!
Fatima

HeidiSB's picture

Thank you

Thank you for the welcome Fatima. I look forward to devoting some time to learning more about all the networking opportunities, resources and features in this rich community. It has already been very rewarding.

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