Gratitude is a Gift

Gratitude is a Gift

Gratitude, the quality of feeling grateful or thankful, is a gift that leaders give to others and to themselves. Over the past two decades, research has proven that being intentional about gratitude increases optimism, reduces physical ailments, lowers anxiety and...
Be Bold, Dream Big

Be Bold, Dream Big

If there were ever a time to do it, to make a difference in your life, to embark on something worth doing, it is now. Not for any grand cause, necessarily, but for something that tugs at your heart, something that’s your aspiration, something that’s your dream. ...
On Being Present

On Being Present

Exceptional leaders distinguish themselves because of superior self-leadership. —Daniel Goleman Effective leaders know the importance of self-leadership – acknowledging their strengths and opportunities and then taking action to move towards their goals...
The Importance of Curiosity in Leadership

The Importance of Curiosity in Leadership

Great results begin with great questions – Marilee Adams The quote above is from a book that has been instrumental in my learning, Change Your Questions, Change Your Life by Marilee Adams. This book explains that if we want to lead ourselves and others well, it...
Celebrating Diversity Through The Gift of Hospitality

Celebrating Diversity Through The Gift of Hospitality

Diversity is the one true thing we all have in common. Celebrate it every day. -Unknown  Thanksgiving is a time to come together and focus on gratitude. When I think about what I’m grateful for, the vast and varied relationships I’ve cultivated over the years are at...