Insight

 

We Are All One: Raise the Consciousness

I recently spoke with a very wise person who gave me, what amounted to, a good shoulder shake. Sometimes, in our crazy world we get out of alignment. That is a nice way of saying that we get mired in self, in first person, in arguing, and playing a role…like victim. We live here, in…

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Dependence vs. Independence vs. Interdependence

In the month of July, we hear the word “independence” a lot. It is always touted as if it is the ultimate in traits. We declare our independence. We celebrate our independence. But really, what is this concept of independence all about? What is the difference between dependence vs. independence vs. interdependence? There is a…

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Is Comparing Yourself to Others Poisoning You?

Whenever we compare ourselves to others and then feel lesser than in anyway, we just poisoned ourselves.  It is like swallowing a toxin, a poison, a drug that diminishes how you feel about yourself. And the crazy thing, is we are teaching our kids to compare themselves to their peers at the earliest of ages….

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The Power of the Pause – Give Yourself A Break

About June is the time of the year when all the things you wanted to do at the beginning of the year start pressing in around you. Your kids are almost out of school for the summer and your house still looks like a tornado hit it, despite your goal to organize and clean shop….

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Problems are Opportunities…. what is your challenge calling you to be?

Do you want to hate this topic as much as I do? I bet. That is obviously because when we are in the midst of problems, the last thing we want to do is summon the observer perspective to see that problems are opportunities. There is almost something luring and delicious about letting ourselves live…

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You can be a Game Changer…With one small shift

Everyone is under the impression that if they want to be a game changer they must make some sort of monumental shift away from what they are doing now, towards whatever it is that a game changer does. The project looks dauntless. I know. Making a difference and stepping out as a leader are always scary…

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5 Markers of Authentic Leadership – Find Your Joy

What is authentic leadership? You know what it is because I am sure you are like me and have felt the influence of successful, authentic leaders as opposed to  those that are, some how, playing the part. There is something missing from their leadership….what is it? It is that spark of a special….what?….that makes all…

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