#14 – Tell the truth as fast as you can

This is #14 in the series, “50 Ideas Worth Fighting For.” Sounds good, right? It’s almost obvious, a little bit patronizing even. And, yet. It can be very hard to do. How long do you sit on your feelings, questioning them, rationalizing them, negating them? How often do you rehearse difficult conversations in your mind,Continue reading “#14 – Tell the truth as fast as you can”

What to Remember in the Middle of Change

Given that we’re always “in the middle of change,” a better title for this post might be simply, “What to Remember.” Here are three rules of thumb to keep in mind for when you find yourself feeling pressed, pressured, confined or constricted by the persistent discomfort of change: Lighten up. If you’re like me, inContinue reading “What to Remember in the Middle of Change”

Poem for a Sunday Morning

TWICE BLESSED So that I stopped there and looked into the waters seeing not only my reflected face but the great sky that framed my lonely figure and after a moment I lifted my hands and then my eyes and I allowed myself to be astonished by the great everywhere calling to me like anContinue reading “Poem for a Sunday Morning”

How to Test Your Culture

If your company has a mission, vision and/or values and you are curious to find out if your employees are living them each day, there’s a simple way to find out. And for the purpose of this post let’s say that one of your company’s values is¬†integrity. To find out if integrity is practiced inContinue reading “How to Test Your Culture”