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...
What If Wednesday – What if …. it just sucks?

What If Wednesday – What if …. it just sucks?

Yeah, I know. I’m usually positive. And in the long run I am. But today it’s tough and unfortunately, it’s going to get much worse before it gets better. Half of you are trying to support staff you have furloughed and save your businesses. The other...
What If Wednesday – What If….We Stop

What If Wednesday – What If….We Stop

If you are anything like me, when life gets crazy, you get moving. You solve problems. You start running, faster than before and it’s not like you were sitting still at the start. If you think of the pandemic like a weather disaster, at the beginning it’s a mad...
Monday morning

Monday morning

Good morning.  I just wanted to say that. To let you know I hope you are well.  Physically and emotionally safe and more. To remind you to take that deep breath and take care of yourself first, so you can lead and care for others.  To remind you that while things are...