I Believe in Human Kindness

I believe in human kindness. I do. And I try to consciously act in a way that leaves the world…

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Stepping Out of Line

Maria Shriver recently wrote about women she admires who have stepped out of line in one way or another. They…

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Strong People Rarely Have an Easy Past

Albert Einstein has many great quotes that circulate LinkedIn and Facebook. One of my personal faves is:  If you’re a…

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Doing Your Situational Best

It’s pretty normal to try to do your best at all times – in work, in relationships, with your children,…

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Progress Over Perfection

Earlier in my career as a school administrator, my focus was on perfection. Make sure to do it right. Every…

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Rewriting Your Narrative

Much of our lives are spent trying to get to that next level….middle school, high school, college, graduate school, the…

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Learn to Love Your Learning Curves

In this week’s edition of “A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership,” the focus is on learning to love your learning…

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Is It So Hard to be Kind?

I believe in kindness. But there are days when the world doesn’t seem so kind. Twenty four hours ago there…

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A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership: Building up the Confidence Muscle

I coach a number of administrators, mostly females, around the nation. I do it because, along the way, many leaders…

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A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership: Being Brave

    What does being brave really mean? I was recently reading a book that referenced the bravery of the…

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