We define leadership in many ways, many forms. But to what end? This is the defining question as we quest for a new era in human beings and human doings - a new age, a Human Age.
Picture by author, taken in San Francisco's Mission district. The picture shows street artist by the name of "Tree" who paints her grief of her decea...
The University of Missouri has woken up America to realize the potential of its athletes. Hunger strikes and hundreds of students protesting for months sends a strong message. But when a group of athletes come together to make a statement? Game over.
How do women measure success? Is it by mothering and having a career? How do they carry out both forms of work to their satisfaction? What helps? What hurts?
As I contemplate the next steps I wish to take in my own personal journey, my own beautifully messy detour, I find myself wondering how to best share my story and have it help others.
This is significant on Veterans Day and on every day: to help our soldiers and our fellow survivors to bounce forward. In fact, this is our duty after they've done theirs.
Although the world might seem flat and grey when you're on the ice, all it takes is raising your head a few inches to see that there is a much bigger world out there.
What exactly is happiness? A feeling? A state of mind? A level of accomplishment? You probably can't answer that, and there's a good reason why. Happiness is a very individual thing -- it's different for each of us.
What small pleasures can you add in to your day? Give the gift of You back to Yourself in the smallest of doses and the rewards will start to add up. Enjoyment will begin to be felt. As they say, it's the little things that count.
Can be slid beneath something uneven, like a table leg that is an inch or so short, or my Uncle Ray, who due to his imagination believes one leg to be substantially shorter than the other.
How you set the game up is far more important than whether or not you're playing the game. If you decide to win the game up front, you'll do everything in your power to get it done.
Anxiety is part of life, but more so for entrepreneurs since we risk our livelihood on a regular basis. Unlike employees of a business the entrepreneu...
Web counseling is an easily accessible and affordable mental health tool. And new evidence suggests it's effective, too.
Dreams remain just that until you take action toward their reality. Giant leaps are great, but there is power in small steps. Even a single, small step toward something you really want breathes life into that thing and announces that you are ready. It gives you energy toward the next step.
Now for some details!...I am the owner of several direct marketing firms and I employ dozens of millennials. As a millennial myself, I am well aware of the tendency of my generation to pickup and quit because the grass looks greener elsewhere.
Recently, the internet erupted a bit over the scientific "discovery" that women are "bisexual or gay, but never straight."
The implications of these ideas, and the opportunities they present for the business world, are profound. Reading and discussing great humanities texts can guide and encourage people to think in a more disciplined fashion about human experience and interaction.
I will move forward in my life with confidence. The painful experiences and hurts will no longer define who I am or what I am going to accomplish from here forward. Today is the beginning of the rest of my amazing life, and I intend to live it with conviction, purpose, love, and joy.
Alzheimer's is a complex disease; the brain is a mysterious wonder and I was struck on the kind of messages that are repeatedly told and how that plays into self-perception.
If you are trying to rid humanity of a virulent virus that cuts down thousands of people's lives in their prime everyday, then I think you are entitled to call yourself "Crazybusy."