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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A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership: Being Goodish

A few months ago, I learned a new phrase – being goodish. It didn’t take much reflection to realize that…

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A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership: Anticipation

I love the anticipation that comes with the holidays….vacations….time with the kids off school…the new year ahead.   Maybe its…

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A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership: #YouAreNotAlone

Dear Evan Hansen recently arrived in San Francisco and wow…just wow. Was fortunate to see it last night with friends…

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A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership: Vulnerability

Being vulnerable didn’t come easy for me. I grew up in a world of judgment in ways that often felt…

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A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership: Overcoming Frustration

We all face frustration. At work. In relationships. Behind the wheel. With our neighbors. Frustration is a way of life,…

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A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership: Thanks and Progress

It’s that holiday time of the year. This Thanksgiving week is one where children jump in cars and travel to…

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A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership: The Power to Forgive

for·give·ness   ˌfərˈɡivnəs/   I’ve been thinking a lot about this word lately, although I must give a bit of…

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A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership: The Power of Personal Reflection

Are you a reflective leader?   Reflection sometimes makes those around me laugh. Just yesterday I said to a colleague,…

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