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 […]

The Courage to Lead

Posted by on Aug 5, 2010 | 3 Comments

  I’ve lost track of the number of conversations I’ve had recently around the tough business environment we’re all facing. Companies are having to do more with less; small businesses are suffering; entrepreneurs are casting off dreams; government and education are cutting programs; non-profits have lost their funding; and the number of extraordinarily talented individuals […]

Risking Who-You-Really-Are

Posted by on Apr 20, 2010 | 3 Comments

I’m lucky. I know it. My work allows me to get to know some extraordinary people. What always seems to surprise me is that, more often than not, they don’t recognize how extraordinary they really are. Take Jessica for instance (all names have been changed to protect the extraordinary). Jessica showed up in one of […]