Difficult Conversations

Difficult Conversations

“Difficult conversations are almost never about getting the facts right. They are about conflicting perceptions, interpretations, and values.” – Douglas Stone I think each of us has had a pit in our stomach at one time or another as we think about having a...
Leading With Positive Intent

Leading With Positive Intent

Spring is in full bloom here in Colorado. I find I am distracted by the warmth and beauty which has caused some pressure to stay on task. Adding to the fact as entrepreneurs/CEOs, we feel like we have a million responsibilities. Even with daylight savings, it feels...
Effective Leaders Live On

Effective Leaders Live On

“The best and most effective leaders get to live on because they forever alter the course of your life.” – Tom Rath How many of you have a leader you would follow, pretty much anywhere? I have had several leaders in my life who have changed the trajectory of my...
Grace is Free

Grace is Free

“Grace is a power that comes in and transforms a moment into something better. – Caroline Myss How many of you like getting something for free? Free is one of my favorite words. That is one of the reason I love grace. It is unmerited favor, it isn’t earned or...
Kindness Challenge

Kindness Challenge

Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.” – Albert Schweitzer I experienced an unexpected act of kindness last week that blew me away. It got me so hepped up. I...