Consider The Archer

Consider The Archer

More times than not, I think we seek the path of least resistance. It’s our survival instinct. We avoid obstacles, challenges, and danger, rather than asking how we could harness it and use it for good. But things we often avoid and resist can be powerful if...
Where We Grow In A Pandemic

Where We Grow In A Pandemic

This pandemic has been painful for all of us. Certainly some of us much more than others; they say we’re all in the same boat, but it would be more accurate to say we’re all in the same storm. Many of us are armed with very different boats to deal with the...
Always Remember: 9/11

Always Remember: 9/11

Twenty years ago, like most of us, I woke up to news I couldn’t have imagined in my wildest nightmares. And it didn’t stop. Seeing the first tower hit in NYC was an image that felt not just incomprehensible, but non-duplicatable. Then the second tower was hit, and...
Write It Down

Write It Down

If you’ve ever felt like you just can’t get organized, if your brain feels like spaghetti, if you’re overwhelmed at a problem — many times, the solution is much more simple than we realize: Write. It. Down.  The value of getting all the crap...
Why’d You Have To Be So Mean?

Why’d You Have To Be So Mean?

Have you ever listened to a teammate or supervisor explain something, and you notice your defenses just go right up at their tone of voice? They have great things to say. You’d like to engage. But they’re just being so mean!  I think we’ve all been...