I created the club I wanted to join

IT’S ALIVE! (Read with the Frankenstein movie intonation.) Well, at least it is live. The Connected Leader Club is official.   I was excitedly telling a friend about this new endeavor and

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How can we disagree and still get along?

In May, I had a great time working with New York City public schools. We did a Connected Leadership Program, which incorporated a lot of the concepts from my Collaborative Communications Program. This

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What Is Culture?

Based on your response to last weeks’ newsletter, you are interested in this topic of culture.   You are not alone. I’ve been doing a lot of culture work. I think

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How Do You Create Culture?

In this return-to-work hybrid, post pandemic world, organizations have been reaching out about culture. How do we maintain our culture in this hybrid environment? How do we maintain culture as we

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My trick to keep myself present

I was at services recently and they handed out some sayings and some readings. This one really struck a chord with me so I’m going to share it with you.

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What do you value?

I’m still listening to the book, “The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F***.” Even though I was completely turned off within the first chapter, I was able to realize that

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Embrace the suck

While listening to Mark Manson’s “The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F***,” I was struck by the concept of “embracing the suck.” His observation that we’ve become increasingly uncomfortable

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Carefree

Does it really matter?

In early August, I planned a day off with my friend to go see a Broadway show. We were very excited, discussing what restaurant to have lunch at, reviewing the

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perfectionism

Lessons from a recovering perfectionist

Don’t do it! Don’t fall into the trap so many of us do at the start of the year. Set “resolutions”, go gung-ho, and then as soon as you falter,

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