How Self Aware Are You?

Funny thing…..as we get older, we either get so busy that we lose sight of who we are and what…

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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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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: Priorities as We Age

I’ve been thinking about what I’m good at. Do you do that? From an HR perspective, we often look at…

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School Safety Toolkit – Use it, Share it

The Association of California School Administrators (ACSA) launched a Fatal School Violence Task Force in March 2018. As the chairperson…

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A Coffee Break of Inspirational Leadership: Power Hours?

Sometimes I blog over the weekend, and sometimes I leave it for early Monday morning (very early, like way before…

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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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