Leading can be easy or difficult — it depends on the conscious and subconscious rules you use. The same goes with giving and decision making. Notice the distinctions and observe which strategies you tend to use. To lead from the Mind, you: – have plans, goals and expectations – take care of practical needs to
Are you a leader who wants to hear the truth? Most say yes, but their behaviors prove otherwise. The pros/cons of getting to the truth: Pros It’s a fast way to making sustainable decisions You foster an open & honest team culture You tap into everyone’s perspectives, experience, data You can ID problems before they’re
Last week I went to see the @Large exhibit by Ai Wei Wei on Alcatraz near San Francisco. Wei Wei is a global activist who reminds us that freedom is both powerful and fragile and that we must hold ourselves and our politicians/other leaders accountable. Most people vote for freedom, but few live it — and that
Today marks the 50th anniversary of the historic 1964 protest at UC Berkeley that launched the Free Speech Movement. That was 50 years ago. Much has changed with technology and the internet, yet at the same time, it seems that requests for equity and justice continue be ignored or suppressed by the select few in
This is a great example of seeing people as people – usually those who we deem as “invisible” within our communities: What might you do differently in your life to see someone in your world in a personal way? How might that make you feel?