Take Action

Your actions create a ripple effect. Your decisions determine what that effect will be… Is it to uplift or downshift? Is it to brighten or dampen? Is it to give or get? You have tremendous knowledge, wisdom, and expertise. Inspire. Help others. Be useful. They...

You Have Reached the Point of Burnout

How do you know you are in the middle of burnout? It can be a challenge to recognize burnout. It may be a friend that points it out to you. “Hey, don’t you see? You are burned out!” “Really?” You thought you were just exhausted. “I...

The Illusion of The Perfect Morning Routine

I have a problem with the thousands of articles about must-do morning routines or habits to be successful. If only you wake up at 5 am, oh wait, 4 am is better. If only you don’t look at your phone first thing when you wake up. If only you go for a jog or...

Spread Kindness Everywhere

Kindness in business, in leadership, and the workplace is undervalued, and its superpowers are not well understood (or cared about). Here’s the thing: Kindness is not a liability. Kindness is not a weakness. Being kind doesn’t mean you are a pushover....

Chronically Ill Work Cultures are Making Employees Burned Out

We are in the middle of a new workplace crisis. The lifeblood of your organization is bleeding. Your employees are disengaged and burned out. The yearly cost of employee turnover and healthcare spending is billions of dollars. Consider this: 84% of workers globally...

Business Storytelling

“Customers want stories. So, we are going to give them stories!” “I read on the internet (cringe) that we should be telling stories. So, we are doing it!” “Our competitor is telling stories. So, we need to tell stories!”...