The Science of Happiness

January 15, 2018 0
My best discovery this week is that happiness is more than just a collection of happy moments. The image you see here is one of many happy moments on a family vacation. I can…

Your One Thing

January 3, 2018 1
What does a caterpillar need to evolve? Does it make a list of 10 resolutions with a step-by-step process for becoming a butterfly? Take your mind back to this time last year. Do you…

The Strength of Your Leadership

December 22, 2017 0
A friend of mine with ceaseless energy is writing another book. (I’m still working on my first!) I’ve asked her how she knows that she’s doing the right thing, not wasting her time on…

The Spirit of Your Leadership

November 30, 2017 0
Just got off the phone with one of my favorite people. David would be described by many as a spiritual person, as many of my friends would describe me...even though he and I don't…

The Soul of Your Leadership

November 13, 2017 0
When you think of the word soul, what does that conjure in your mind? Soul music? Soul food? A really good cup of coffee? Buddhists say your soul is the face you had before you were born. Philosopher…

Multipliers

October 18, 2017 0
Do you know the feeling you have when a word lights something up in your soul? I was listening to a new acquaintance explain why she made her current job change. She was very…

The Art of Failing Forward

October 9, 2017 0
Failure is a factor of any business strategy. It's a factor in life when we're taking the kind of risks that lead to significant growth. There are many ways we sabotage our own success,…

Ready, Aim – Reinvent

September 17, 2017 3
Life happens, and then you’re 50. Really it happens well before then. We wake up one morning and find ourselves married. We wake up the next morning and find three kids in the bed…

Your Life Strategy in a Developmental Culture

June 27, 2017 0
Someone asked me last week why I write more on organizational culture than on life strategy. These are interdependent, but not exclusive. You can have a life strategy that does not fit inside an…

Life Strategy and Innovation

June 23, 2017 0
This image kept popping up in my web editor yesterday and I couldn't figure out why. In a similar way, all of my meetings discussing life strategies this week have led to innovation conversations.…