Creative Directions for Living Podcast

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Making Use of Downtime

May 8, 2021

Whether you are self-employed or not, many of us experience downtime. This past year is a great example of people experiencing unplanned downtime. When you have downtime, how do you make the most of it?

Lydia F. Hall advises clients on communications and policy, empowering people and organizations to effectively tell their stories to the world. Recently, she's helped nonprofit clients win life-changing grants from prestigious foundations, edited a widely praised book on women's leadership, and taught English to elementary schoolers in China (among other projects). A veteran of the nonprofit sector, Capitol Hill, and K Street, Lydia received an M.A. in sociology and education from Teachers College, Columbia University, and a B.A., cum laude, from Tufts University. Learn more at Hall, a self-employed communications and policy professional who shares her do's and dont's from her own experience.