What If Wednesday – What if… it’s about freedom?

What If Wednesday – What if… it’s about freedom?

As we head into the 4th of July holiday, I’ve been thinking about freedom. And especially freedom during COVID-19. For some people, it’s about whether or not they wear a mask. For some, it’s about how and where they work. For others, it’s about what they believe and...
What If Wednesday – What if …we reimagine?

What If Wednesday – What if …we reimagine?

Over the last few days, many have been called to reimagine policing. Over the last few months, many of us have been called on to reimagine our work and our lives. We’ve had a little bit of practice and examples to follow. From Pfizer figuring out that if they test...
What If Wednesday – What if …we follow?

What If Wednesday – What if …we follow?

This week seems like it’s been a year long. I hope you and your family and loved ones continue to be safe.   This week has seen our nation add a racial and inequality crisis to our economic and health crises. This week we also returned to space, which reminds me of...
What If Wednesday – What if…it’s how you are not what you do?

What If Wednesday – What if…it’s how you are not what you do?

I had a conversation this weekend about individual resilience. We tend to think about resilience as a thing you do – you bounce back from adversity. But according to Dictionary.com, there is another definition: the ability of a substance or object to spring back into...
What If Wednesday – What if …. you could see me?

What If Wednesday – What if …. you could see me?

What if we could sit down and talk? What would you share? What might I share? This week I thought I’d share some of what I’m learning on the Monday zoom calls. What’s a challenge and what’s helping. And make a shameless plug – that you join us on Monday, all you have...
What If Wednesday – What if….you keep your pants on?

What If Wednesday – What if….you keep your pants on?

Okay, that was a shameless nod to Zoom. And to the fact that most of us are rarely dressing our best these days, at least below the waist. I know I’ve done meetings in a blazer and sweat pants. And I’m not alone. Apparently, Will Reeves of ABC News did it...