Work – A Thing or Place?

Work – A Thing or Place?

“We need to de-parent, de-gender, and de-age the perception of the flexible worker.” — Cali Williams, CEO Flex+Strategy Group What if we could work when, how, and where we want? Work could fit seamlessly into our daily schedule. Life would be so much easier. Here is...
Arthur Ashe – Leading with Grace

Arthur Ashe – Leading with Grace

True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic.  It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost.” — Arthur Ashe When I was a high school tennis player my hero was Arthur Ashe.  I played with...
Experience—A Blessing or Curse?

Experience—A Blessing or Curse?

“By three methods we may learn wisdom:First, by reflection, which is noblestSecond, by imitation, which is easiestThird, by experience, which is bitterest” —Confucius Many of us have a love/hate relationship with our past experiences. We appreciate the...
The Leadership Mindset – Only If v. If Only

The Leadership Mindset – Only If v. If Only

“I am not what has happened to me.  I am what I choose to be.” Carl Jung Our mindset is a collection of thoughts, opinions, and beliefs, the lens through how we see the world and behave every day.  How we adjust this lens has a direct influence on our...
Humor at Work, Are You Kidding?

Humor at Work, Are You Kidding?

Like a welcome summer rain, humor may suddenly cleanse and cool the earth, the air and you.” – Langston Hughes The record-breaking heat wave this summer has been oppressive; we could all use a little summer rain.  Humor can also be a cooling remedy...