5 Leadership Lessons from the Headlines of 2013

1.  There is a time to speak While the jury is still out (figuratively and literally) on Edward Snowden’s decision to make public so many American secrets, the leadership lesson remains: Have the courage to act on conviction even in…

How is it that this is not already so?

What a privilege (in every sense of the word) it is to be able to so often jog through the magnificent Balboa Park. Today, I first encountered a string quartet on my jog.  Four talented young people who had informally…

4 Ways 2 B a Better Listener:

  We have all had it happen. We have all been caught with our listening-pants down, clearly not paying attention to someone we care about. These are four BE strategies I try (not always successfully) to employ when I sense…

44 Cents & A List of 20

Here is my monthly gratitude list, should it be of interest. Twenty things I am grateful for on this 20th day of the month: Emails from my kids.  They usually begin with something like, “Hello Lovely Dad.”  Reminds me of…