We are all living in a time of great uncertainty as we hunker down during this global pandemic. What stands out to me is just how clearly leadership matters more now than it does in our routine day to day existence. We are currently seeing … Continue readingThe Leaders We Need
Over the last year working with several clients, I gained some insight into how they viewed emotional behavior. One hundred percent could identify an angry outburst as an emotional reaction. However, it was difficult for them to identify reactions based on other negative emotions. … Continue readingCan You Recognize When You Are Reacting Emotionally?
That’s the way one CEO described what he saw as divisiveness between female executives. “Why is it that you all don’t work well together?” he inquired. “If one of you is progressing, the others are nipping at you, trying to pull you back … Continue readingCrabs in a Barrel: How to Make it Out Alive
Nearly two decades ago, I learned a valuable lesson during the funeral for my best friend’s husband, Curtis. The eulogy was delivered by Kirbyjon Caldwell, founder and pastor of Windsor Village United Methodist Church, in Houston Texas . Curtis had become a family therapist after … Continue readingSomeone Make You Angry? Look for the Hook in You.