Listening to Learn

Listening to Learn

“When the student is ready, the teacher will appear” Learning is a lifetime opportunity.  There are lessons for all of us in our everyday encounters.  If we approach our day being vulnerable, not worrying so much about our title or position in communicating with...
Labor, Love and Leadership

Labor, Love and Leadership

As we approach the upcoming holiday “Labor Day” I ask you what this holiday truly means to you personally.  The day is typically associated with family gatherings, barbecues, picnics, parades and festivities.  Realistically, what are we celebrating. The holiday became...
Nurturing vs Mothering

Nurturing vs Mothering

Hmmm….I wonder how many of us distinguish between the difference of nurturing and mothering.  Let’s begin with a review of the definitions. Nurture meaning: nourish, training, upbringing with proper focus during one’s early years so the one can grow into a...
Who is Your Champion?

Who is Your Champion?

The most successful individuals I know recognize who their champions are in their lives.  I am not talking of the people who stroke our egos, but a true champion who is in your corner and pushes you to be your best. As you walk the path of leadership, it may be...