It was the week before the 2016 presidential election when I received the following in an email: “Are you suffering from Electile Dysfunction?” This tongue-in-cheek, yet provocative question in my teacher Jonathan Foust’s newsletter caught my attention as I was getting ready to travel to Washington D.C. to attend the Mindful Leadership Summit. The antidote … Continue reading "Leading Mindfully Together"

As I wrote earlier, the five-day immersive session with Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute gave me the time and space I needed to regain clarity, focus, and direction. While sharing five meaningful days with eighty other engaged leaders, I reaffirmed what leaders need in order to succeed in today’s volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous environment.

One of the lessons we learn in work and life is that some people get us, and some people don’t. Some people are easy to be friends with, and some aren’t. This is especially true of our change idea and a solution that we can generate from it. As we talk about our idea, we … Continue reading "Who is it for?"