Aiming For Who You Want to Be

Posted by on Nov 13, 2014 | No Comments

I’m always amazed at how, now matter how conscious I try to be about being compassionate and appreciative – about being grateful – that I can’t help but be human.  And, at the risk of looking like the total dork that I can be, with Thanksgiving approaching and gratefulness top-of-mind, I thought you might find amusement in […]

Surprised By Real?

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 | 4 Comments

“You were so real!  You were exactly the way you sounded on the phone!” she exclaimed, seeming shocked by her discovery.  “Well…I guess that’s good, right?  I mean, I do teach authentic leadership, it would kind of be a problem if I wasn’t authentic, don’t you think?” We both stood there a bit dazed – […]

Courage to Be Your Best Self

Posted by on Sep 19, 2013 | No Comments

“Courage is the price that Life extracts for granting peace.”  – Amelia Earhart I love this quote.  I think it’s so true, and yet it’s so not what our instincts lead us to believe.  We think that by playing it safe, by keeping our cards close to our chest, by trying to be what we […]