Category Archives: growth

Change, Like Growth, Can Be Painful and Gorgeous

The other week I worked with a team that was in the midst of tremendous change. They were past the hard part and smack-dab in the middle of the messy…

Are you a diamond in the rough?

Isn’t it remarkable that all diamonds start as coal? In their early days, diamonds are a far cry from the gleaming and glittery precious stones that we know them to…

Waiting for things to change? Why?

Waiting is harder than it looks. Action is hard work too . . . but action leads to change.   For more about how you can meaningfully change your  life…

Personal Growth . . . By Design

This quote captures one of my fundamental beliefs. Planning one’s growth takes time, patience, and some degree of risk. However, achieving a planned-for goal is one of the sweetest pleasures…

Fostering growth is the opposite of being stuck.

Make Time to Be Grateful – 5 Tips

November is a great month to reflect on all we have and all we are deeply thankful for. Today, Veteran’s Day, Americans turn their attention to the enormous gratitude we…

Join StrengthsFinder Enthusiasts!!

Do you know your strengths? Are you interested in meeting new people who want to improve their professional and personal lives by using their strengths every day? Consider joining the…

When Change Gets Us Down

  Have you updated your phone or iPad with the iOS 7 yet?  Well, I have and I’m here to tell you that the whole ordeal has left me feeling…