Playful

“We have no empirical evidence that being more serious leads to greater insight into the human condition than being playful. There is, however, growing empirical evidence that being playful opens toward the ever-elusive, supple heart.” – John Paul Lederach There is only one thing I miss…that I truly miss…from going to work every day atContinue reading “Playful”

One Good Thing

An invitation for your consideration: At the end of your Tuesday workday, ask and answer this question: What was one good thing that happened today? It doesn’t matter if you have a surfeit of answers or if absolutely nothing comes immediately to mind. What matters, once you land on it, is that you make itContinue reading “One Good Thing”

Your Best Work

Your best work is the work that emerges from the use of your natural, cultivated and refined strengths. I have learned to be good at all kinds of things in my life. I have adapted myself to many scenarios and found an ability to become successful in ways I wouldn’t normally expect to be. IContinue reading “Your Best Work”

A Runner’s Mantra

This road that I’m running is not good or bad. It’s not right or wrong. It just is. And if I keep running I’ll be onto a new road very soon. …… This road that I’m running is not good or bad. It’s not right or wrong. It just is. And if I keep runningContinue reading “A Runner’s Mantra”

Change One Word

Think about your job, your commitments, your responsibilities. Have all of that in mind? Now, say to yourself: “I have to do this.” Ok. How does that feel? Keep thinking about all of those things you do every day. Let’s replace one word and try it again. Say to yourself, “I get to do this.” What doContinue reading “Change One Word”