• Seeing Your Shadow Doesn’t Have to Mean More of the Same

    February 2, 2014

    It looks like Punxsutawney Phil has seen his shadow. We’re in for six more weeks of winter. Sigh. More of the same. In the movie starring Bill Murray, weatherman Phil Conners is a...

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  • Finding Your Creative Edge

    January 30, 2014

    When I was an art major in college, a sculpture by Robert Maki was installed outside the fine arts building. It was a modernist metal work that not everyone at Wake...

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  • Predicting the Future

    January 1, 2014

    I wrote my first memoir in 5th grade. Memorably titled “All About Myself,” it was bound in a manila folder decorated in the popular flower power motif of the times. It’s...

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  • Time to Clean Up our Act

    October 28, 2013

    If you saw my post on The Accidental Legacy, you will recall that while at Wake Forest, seven friends and I created the Funk Band, an entry in our society...

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  • The Accidental Legacy

    October 13, 2013

    When I went to Wake Forest, we didn’t have national sororities—we had homegrown societies that some creative and resourceful women started in the 1950s. My mother helped start Strings—a tongue-in-cheek alternative to the...

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Whether for a business or an event, Mary Tribble’s career has revolved around creating experiences. These are posts on creating, transition & transformation.