The “How” of Empathy

We hear the word empathy tossed around a lot in the marketplace, but what does it really mean? How do we actually cultivate empathy and utilize it in our work? On this episode, I share a four-part process for doing so. Download the...

The Right Time For Ideas

Even a great idea that’s poorly timed will fail. On this episode, I share an idea for helping you hone your timing instincts and get ideas into the world at the right moment. Download the...

I Failed! Here’s What Happened Next.

Failure is inevitable, but don’t allow failure to be the result of a lack of accountability or perspective. We need others in our lives to point out our shortcomings and the errors in our thinking. On this episode, I share an instance of when that happene...

Sealed Envelopes

Are you a control freak? I am. However, that’s not good for your creative process, and it’s terrible for your team if you are a leader. On this episode, I share how Dwight Eisenhower taught a staff member to take ownership of the details. Download the...

Checkpoints and Road Signs

Without regular checkpoints in your life, it’s easy to get off-course and not even realize it. On this episode, I share how a trip to France demonstrated the necessity of regular calibration. Download the...