What’s Your Mess to Own?

Posted by on May 26, 2015 | One Comment

We don’t like to deal with the mess of our mistakes. We want to move on, but people remember.

Unleashing Talents

Posted by on Jan 9, 2014 | 3 Comments

One of the things I love most about my work is that I get a chance to help people see and appreciate their natural talents.   When we’re too close to something, sometimes it’s hard to see (and that’s getting less metaphorical and more literal for me the older I get).  We don’t see the things […]

Know Thyself

Posted by on Jan 6, 2014 | One Comment

Remember how I said, going into the holiday, that I wanted to “get present” with my family?  I’ve come to realize that there is such a thing as “too much present”.  Between all the  school “conferences”, the never-ending-string-of-holidays, and the weekly snow days, my family has had way too much together-time.  Today, it is with […]

Leaping Into Safety

Posted by on Dec 27, 2013 | No Comments

As I explored in yesterday’s post, I believe that one of the greatest gifts a leader can bring is to make is safe for the people they lead to soar.  As I marinated on the subject, and started to trace my best and worst versions of myself through time, I came to realize that I […]

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 […]