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A Valentine

When this was posted in December of 2019, there would be one more visit.  And then a year – and counting – without return. More…

Sex is Another Planet

That was one of the observations that Ian Kerner, renowned sex and relationship specialist, shared during this afternoon’s taping of the inaugural episode of my…

Spring is Coming

Even if you’re sitting in a place looking out the window to snow and icicles, like many of my clients. I saw robins – lots…

What Clients are Reading

Fiction and Non. History. Biography. Business books, not so much. The pages I’m turning these days, some still months later: A Promised Land by Barak…

Connection During Disconnection

Many clients are telling me that despite the challenges of WFH, they’re feeling connected to their team in ways they hadn’t before. As we Zoom,…

Manolos for Meetings

Of the few newsletters that I subscribe to, two of them arrived this morning with similar messages about combating pandemic fatigue. Which was exactly what…

What Comes Naturally

Is likely where you add the greatest value.  (A truism from one of my first coaching mentors.) And not only can you not see it,…

Before I Reconsider

At last night’s Executive Forum, we discussed 2021 commitments, and I asked about a fulcrum, something that makes everything else better. 5 months ago, I…

Coming Out of the Gate

The beginning of the year is the dreamy part. It’s full of imagination and new beginnings and what could be. Essential to creating the future.…

Humility Never Goes Out of Style

Even when you’re at the top of your game. Even if you’re super-versed in your field. Last Friday morning, I had the pleasure of interviewing…

Reconnect Retreat

Oranges and apples. Some canned soup. Tea. My running shoes. Chocolate. The essentials that get thrown hastily into a bag before leaving for the beach.…

Aptitude and Appetite

Aptitude is important. Appetite perhaps more so. Are you hiring for both? Unique Ways of Working Together in 2021: Brand New!  Announcing the Magnificent Leadership®…

Trends

When Matt Rhodes-Kropf popped in to the Magnificent Leadership® Executive Forum earlier this month as our guest speaker, it was to share his take on…

I Don’t Have the Time

For strategic time. That’s the indicator that you have to carve it out. Unique Ways of Working Together in 2021: The Magnificent Leadership® Ascension program is designed…

Can We Talk About Envy?

When we feel envy, we can do two things with it (once we’ve identified that’s what’s going on). The first is to victimize ourselves (some…

Talent Not Ambition. Huh?

Talent not ambition. That was the lead headline in a solicitation that I received for a workshop. It indicates a choice. I see it differently.…