Why Vulnerability is a Strength

One of the themes that emerged in the research for my book Leading with Wisdom:  Sage Advice from 100 Experts was that vulnerability is a strength.  The main themes that emerged became chapters in the book.  Interestingly, when the book was published in 2013 the chapter became “Leaders Admit Mistakes Fearlessly.”  But when I give… [Continue Reading]

TGIF: Happy 4th

Have a safe and fun long weekend!  I am sharing this “feel good” clip of Billy Joel and guests performing “Piano Man during the ceremony where he was honored with the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize.  For many reasons, it makes me happy so enjoy!

An Inspiring Story

This week I was in Boulder speaking at the Live Healthy America conference.  Participants were HR professionals responsible for wellness programs.  My focus was on career wellness with an emphasis on leadership.  If leaders are not effective and healthy people, they are not likely to create a healthy environment for others. Have you ever been… [Continue Reading]