Peg's Blog - It Takes Community

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 4:16pm

Exactly thirteen years ago in March of 2000, Rob McEwen, who had just become chairman and CEO of a mining operation in Ontario Canada decided he had a problem too big to solve by conventional methods. His company GoldCorp, was in distress.


Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 11:56am

In February, New York Times writer Thomas Friedman wrote an article that lit up the internet almost as much as when Ellen DeGeneres took down Twitter with her Oscar Night selfie. Its title was “How to Get a Job at Google”.  


Monday, February 10, 2014 - 1:45pm

Every once in a while I meet someone whose personality just overflows with warmth, and kindness.   That person is definitely Melissa Phelps, who is an office assistant and scheduler for the Clovis Community Hospital radiology department.  Melissa likes jalapeños, pastrami sandwiches, and country music.  She has a twin sister Patrice, a beautiful three-year-old son Lane, and is an expert Starbucks barista. One of her dreams is to hike Kilimanjaro some day with the love of her life- her husband Josh. 


Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 11:28am

The holidays are a perfect time to catch up on reading just for fun.  This Christmas you won’t catch me knee deep in a James Michener novel.   Instead I look for lighthearted tales, with a tinge of sarcasm.   So if that’s your cup of tea as well, I recommend heating up a nice cup of hot chocolate and sitting down to read Tina Fey’s book “Bossy Pants<


Monday, December 2, 2013 - 11:07am

Thanksgiving was lovely.  The Ina Garten recipe I used to make the turkey and stuffing turned out beautifully, the weather was gorgeous and I had the chance to indulge in one of my favorite past times – watching a great story told on film.  The Hunger Games Catching Fire box office sales reportedly topped $200 million in its first six days, and nine of those dollars were mine.