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Why All Leaders Need a Modeling Career

A few weeks ago I attended my first “hot” yoga class. After getting a cold for the 8th time over the past year my assistant, Sabrina, insisted I try a hot yoga class. “It will be great for your back too,” she said. I’ve been a yoga devotee for over 20 years but never tried read more…

Climb the Corporate Ladder: Karen’s Story

“Nice to meet you,” my coaching client said, as she walked into the office. She walked briskly to the chair I indicated, sat down, and asked, “How do we get started?” Karen* knew exactly what she wanted in life, and as long as she knew how to get there, nothing could slow her down. Yet read more…

How to Change Anything

Do you want to change the world? Or your office culture? Or your relationship with your boss? Or anything at all in your life? Then you have to change yourself. Nothing gets my coaching clients and workshop participants more riled up than this truth. And granted, it’s a maddening one! You look around and see read more…

Sabrina

Even the Best Leaders Fall Down

“You’ve gotta be kidding me,” I say to myself as I trip over a Venti iced water from Starbucks. The water gushes over three people’s yoga mats and towels. I quickly shimmy around everyone to go to get a towel that I’ve stashed at the back of the room for adjustments. Everything that could’ve gone read more…

Why Are We All So Sorry?

It used to bug me when I’d tell someone I was having a rough day or I’d stubbed my toe and they’d reply with, “I’m sorry.” “It’s not your fault,” I’d say. To say “I’m sorry” actually means, “I am filled with sorrow.” We equate “sorry” with admitting fault, but it simply means to feel read more…

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