Category Archives: Leadership

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How do you create peace of mind in such volatile changing times?

No matter if change is occurring in the Stock Market, your organization, your country, community, school, family; everything feels like we are on a large game board from the game: Chutes and Ladders with its ups and downs; or it … Continue reading

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How do you determine the value of someone? What actions will you change?

In our data-driven society, we seem to measure everything and everyone, then, we use that information to judge the value and worth of people (consciously and unconsciously).  We see this happening at work, at school, at home, on the playground, … Continue reading

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What are you doing to prepare for and respond to crisis/challenge?

It is not IF we will experience a crisis/challenge, but WHEN. As an individual, as a family, as an organization, as a community and even as a nation, we are and will continue to experience crises, and this can take … Continue reading

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What antidote are you using to counteract our own angry reactions and our habit to pull-the-trigger?

This is a human challenge that affects and applies to each of us. This is NOT another department’s problem to fix.  We are reacting to one another with deadly consequences and repercussions that will be felt for years.  We can … Continue reading

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What would change if we shifted our focus from blaming the victim to being accountable?

What would change if we shifted our focus from blaming the victim to being accountable? Daily we see and experience real-time life situations that seem to steer us into looking for who is to blame. This could be changes both … Continue reading

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Will you take this challenge?

It is the holiday season, and even though we may honor and celebrate the holidays in different ways, there are common threads; peace on earth, celebration, uniting with friends and family, gift, light in the darkest time of year, a … Continue reading

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“How do you catch anything with no hook on your line?”

I enjoy just fishing with just a weight on the line-no hook. I’m not intending to catch any fish, but I do enjoy casting, reeling and the experience of being in nature. Someone once asked me: “How do you catch … Continue reading

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The power of music to heal hearts and minds.

The power of music to heal hearts and minds is universal and knows no boundaries.  When words blind us and fail to bridge the gap, a song can unite us in melody and harmony.  

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Memorial Day 2014

 For some people, Memorial Day is just a three-day weekend that represents the kick-off of summer, beaches, beer and bar-b-que..  For other people, it will be a weekend to remember veterans who have served from previous wars and current veterans … Continue reading

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The power of your choice is in your heart.

We are either teaching one another to fear, hate and discriminate each other or we are teaching acceptance, forgiveness and love for one another. Either way, the power of choice is ours to choose.            

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