What Lives Within Us?

What Lives Within Us?

Chocolate or strawberry? Life or death? Life is an unending flow of choices and decisions. Everything we do or don’t do is inherently connected to a choice we make. It’s what lives within us. Some people make choices quickly and easily.  Others agonize over every...
What Kind of Future are we Creating?

What Kind of Future are we Creating?

Wow, it is fascinating to watch us respond to challenging circumstances. I have witnessed first-hand and in the media some things that make me ask what kind of future are we creating today? “The present,” according to the historian and philosopher David Carr, “gets...
Turning Your Story into Meaning and Power

Turning Your Story into Meaning and Power

We all have had our own life-challenging events. Some of the most impactful talks I’ve heard on the TED stage and beyond have focused on overcoming adversity wiht meaning and power. But this is one topic that lots of people (and particularly leaders) seem to shy away...
Your Truth as a Leader Lies Within You!

Your Truth as a Leader Lies Within You!

Your truth as a leader lies within you. Allow yourself the freedom to mine it and just let it happen. The easiest way to start exploring your truth is by completing your River of Life. On one level, the purpose of this exercise is to find more stories and build a...
Power of Body Language

Power of Body Language

Before the meeting, decide on an intent. Answer the question: how do I want to show up? People notice when there’s an air of confidence and presence, but they also notice when it’s the opposite. The latter is when I am not present. I am thinking about either the past,...