#MeToo and its inciting, insidious revelations are out of the box. Way out. And now, the Hollywood-born movement has fired up a national (global?) demand for equality, civility, humanity, and basic respect for all people…
September 7, 2017
The What, Why, and How of the Hunch
Quick question: the last time you heard an inspirational quote around failure – whether fail forward or fast, learn from failure – did you kind of roll your eyes?
In 1963, the Beatles invaded America, Martin Luther King Jr. had a dream, and women in large part were striving to be thin. The enterprising Jean Nidetch saw and seized upon the great opportunity, and…
July 19, 2017
Why Leaders Need to Check Their Frequency
I had lunch recently with a colleague who used this delightful turn of phrase: we all need to “check the frequency we’re resonating at.”
March 7, 2017
Tiny House Thinking… Why Your Business Needs It
Is mine the only family recently addicted to HGTV’s Tiny House Hunters? I mean, families of four + two dogs living in 200 square feet? Crazy! But a little bit amazing…?
July 20, 2016
SuperCandor: It’s What Really Makes Work… Work Better
Business is good – right? I mean, it may not be booming… but booming is an overrated idea… isn’t it? Aren’t “mostly hitting our targets” and “our customers don’t complain a lot” the real indicators…
June 8, 2016
The Real Work of Being Real at Work
“Authenticity” is having its heyday in the leadership ether. Drape a boa around its neck, drop a tiara on its head, and call it the queen of ‘15.
Remember the “buddy system” from childhood? On field trips, in swimming pools – any time there simply weren’t enough “responsible adults” to go around, each of us would be become a five-year old suddenly accountable…