Caution: Don’t ask if you won’t act

Caution: Don’t ask if you won’t act

The phrase, “Feedback is a gift,” is so true. Without it, many of us would walk around completely clueless about what our true strengths are, what we suck at, and what impact our behaviors are having on other people. And without feedback, we may not be able to make...
Leadership lessons from Paul Simon

Leadership lessons from Paul Simon

Last night I was lucky enough to attend a Paul Simon concert. It’s his “Farewell Tour.” Perhaps needless to say, it was – and he is – spectacular. The gratitude he felt – and showed for the crowd – was touching. You could...
Get off your butt

Get off your butt

It is true that many of us sit for hours each day. According to Nilofer Merchant, in this short and powerful TED video, most of us sit for over nine hours in a day, more than we sleep. And it is true that sitting that much can cause a health crisis – sitting has been...