October 2021: Leading the Lasso Way

October 2021: Leading the Lasso Way

“We rise by lifting others.” – Robert Ingersoll What I’m Learning: Leadership Lessons from the Heart During my early years at overnight camp, I was not yet confident or even comfortable in my own skin. I was not remotely athletic nor was I at...
August 2021: Focus & Flow

August 2021: Focus & Flow

“The happiest people spend much time in a state of flow – the state in which people are so involved in an activity that nothing else seems to matter; the experience itself is so enjoyable that people will do it even at great cost, for the sheer sake of doing it.”...
June 2021: As The World Opens

June 2021: As The World Opens

“Gathering is a practice to nurture and refresh.” -Priya Parker In the past two weeks, I have had the occasion to celebrate life and mourn loss. Over Memorial Day weekend, we celebrated my stepmother’s 75th birthday one year behind schedule. Instead of the...
April 2021: Living A Good Life

April 2021: Living A Good Life

“Mortality offers meaning to our lives and morality helps navigate that meaning.” -Todd May, Death: The Art of Living What I’m Watching: The Good Place Last month, I binge-watched The Good Place. In addition to it being a delightful show to watch, its...
March 2021: Rethinking Vulnerability

March 2021: Rethinking Vulnerability

My head hurt. My shoulders ached. Coronasomnia (my sleepless nights before and after my bout with COVID) had resurfaced. This is how I knew that I was spending too much time in my head, on my thoughts. Too much doing. When the world shut down last March, my first...