Category Archives: Leadership

Raid Leading 101

Let me preface this one with a few things. I don’t claim to be the best raid leader that ever lived or breathed. As with my raiding posts, this is for people who have never herded cats led a raid … Continue reading

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I'm a girl and a GM – so what?

I’m going to start with disclaimers. I know there’s a lot of talk and interest right now regarding feminism and WoW. I know I’m on a list of female GM’s over at Bossy Pally. I know that this is an … Continue reading

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Sometimes it's better to not think about things

We’ve recently started running a second 10-man group through ICC, which is comprised of a few raiders who don’t normally get to attend our progression raiding nights and for whomever has an alt that they want to drag through ICC … Continue reading

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Cans of worms that are surprisingly wormless

Wait, what? I’m just on a leadership roll here and because my focus has been very much on my guild the past few days and because some people like it when I talk about being a GM like I know … Continue reading

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You might as well just look at the tags on this crap

Today I am going to put on my GM hat and pretend I know what the hell I’m talking about. I know you all love it when I do that. Somewhere in the middle of Nebraska – which is a … Continue reading

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On getting into the right guild

I’ll admit, this topic was sparked as a result of Tam’s post, Cowslip Warren. I’m not trying to point fingers here, or assign motives, or even talk about anyone’s specific issues. I am also not trying to write this as … Continue reading

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This time last year

Summer is invariably a rough time for trying to hold a guild together. This time last year, I wasn’t able to hold myself together, let alone be any sort of good to my guild. This time last year, I took … Continue reading

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A love letter

It’s easy to get caught up in the negatives. It’s easy to lose sight of the good when there are so many sources of stress that press in on a daily basis. I have been caught up in the difficulty … Continue reading

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My manifesto

A while back, an officer asked me the following: What exactly are “you” wanting this guild to be as a whole. ( Casual, Raiding, or something else…) reason I ask this, is mainly because of some remarks and ways that … Continue reading

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Letter of the Law vs Spirit of the Law

Guild drama doubtless incoming in 5… 4… 3… Oh goody. I recently had someone in guild violate the spirit of our guild law while being careful to exist within the letter of our guild law. Without going in huge amounts … Continue reading

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