What’s the difference in a millionaire?

What’s the difference in a millionaire?

I just spent a week with nearly 1,000 entrepreneurs who have banded together to get one million female entrepreneurs to $1 million in revenue. The atmosphere is quite electric with hope, promise and tremendous talent. In the wee hours after the conference closed, I...

Curiosity Might be a Cure for Humanity

True story. I was moderating a panel of professional women a few weeks ago and heard the most remarkable comment. A woman with a long career in human resources admitted that for years she kept a cool professional distance from people in the organization. As she became...
Energy to Lead

Energy to Lead

It takes energy to lead. For the past two weeks we’ve been talking about nurturing, which comes naturally but which is impossible if our cup is empty. We have to cultivate a life that has a sustainable energy source. Naturally, I draw most of my metaphors for...
Nurturing into the Future

Nurturing into the Future

When my eldest daughter left for college, her sister took over her room. Now when Caitlin comes home, she doesn’t even have closet space. The nest has become uncomfortable. Nature reminds us of the way God has set up the universe to work, including how we...
Nurturing in the Workplace

Nurturing in the Workplace

Do you remember the first time you fell and skinned your knee? There’s moment when all time slows down and you’re not sure if you’re supposed to laugh or cry. Do you recall the reaction of the people around you? That moment can impact a child’s...