3 Tips Thursday – The Paradox of New Years

3 Tips Thursday – The Paradox of New Years

I have had a bit of a tough time getting focused at the start of this new year. I have been reading Anne Lamott’s Almost Everything.  Like her, I am struck by the paradox of this moment in history. So much seems in chaos and craziness. It can be scary. And at...
3 Tips Thursday – The Space Between

3 Tips Thursday – The Space Between

This week Thursday falls between two holidays. Between today and the start of 2019. Between the beginning and end of the week. How can you use this moment between? Here are three ideas: 1) Just Breathe and Remember. Take a deep breath and enjoy the best of the last...
Scary things that keep me up at night

Scary things that keep me up at night

I don’t know about you, all that is going on in the world sometimes gets to me. Whether it’s uncertainty about health care and elections, gun violence, or just closing business, there is plenty to be anxious about swirling around us. This weekend it got me...
5 Tips for Thriving in Transitions

5 Tips for Thriving in Transitions

Transitions are the name of the game in 2017. Not just in government but in business and in life. As a colleague at IBM said, “The world has never moved this fast before and will never move this slow again.” Organizational changes are no longer things that happen one...
Holiday Happiness and a Gift To You

Holiday Happiness and a Gift To You

Ever notice how “Have a Happy Holidays” cards and comments just seem to increase the pressure to be happy and to create a perfect experience for everyone around you? I’m done.  Now, not to the point of not sending out cards that say “have a...
Ever Wonder If You’re Invisible?

Ever Wonder If You’re Invisible?

iLead Strategies: August 2015 It’s hard to believe summer is almost over. I hope it was sunny, spectacular and successful for you. As we head into autumn, let’s talk about making sure your brilliance is seen and heard. IN THIS ISSUE: *  Ever Wonder If...