What Will Be The “New Normal”?

What Will Be The “New Normal”?

Brené Brown said, “We will not go back to normal. Normal never was. Our pre-corona existence was not normal other than we normalized greed, inequity, exhaustion, depletion, extraction, disconnection, confusion, rage, hoarding, hate and lack. We should not long to...
Are You Fulfilled In What You Are Doing?

Are You Fulfilled In What You Are Doing?

Most of us spend the majority of our waking hours doing work. Whether you are employed or are an entrepreneur and are self-employed, we are all working a lot.  Since that is true for most of us, I wonder- are you fulfilled? Are you doing something you love and...
How to Have Hard Conversations

How to Have Hard Conversations

It strikes me often that many people simply avoid conversations if they are uncomfortable. I see that in person; I hear about it from my clients and even on social media. Why? What is the concern that has people avoid them? I always say that the two basic drivers for...
Warning Bells: Do You Heed or Ignore

Warning Bells: Do You Heed or Ignore

Flying through turbulence, even after dozens of flights, is not my favorite.  That sudden drop as the plane hits pockets is scary! There was a flight a couple of years ago when I was flying home to Austin from Chicago that was particularly memorable. I was flying with...
TRUST is a GIFT

TRUST is a GIFT

I know that this is a common issue: when should I trust people and when should I not? One thing I know – no one is trustworthy. We are all capable of lying and dishonoring our promises. So, on one hand, you should not trust anyone. However, that is a terrible...
How To Sell / Ask Naturally

How To Sell / Ask Naturally

Do you need people to do something that you ask them? Maybe you need your team members to take some action that you request. Maybe they are selling your company’s service. Maybe they need to get buy-in on a direction. Maybe you need to sell your own product or...