Communication

Chaos Leadership

Chaos Leadership

As I observed myself and other colleagues in the weeks leading up to our summer program launch, I often found myself struck by the realization that we are creating CHAOS Coordinators & CHAOS Leaders!

Let's Start Talking ~ Conversations over Coffee

Let's Start Talking ~ Conversations over Coffee

One could state that conversation is a necessary skill for almost everything in life. Yet conversational competency is becoming extinct.  Is it the single most overlooked skill we are failing to teach, to learn and to refine?

The Places You Will Go ~ Moments, Milestones and Summits of our Journey

The Places You Will Go ~ Moments, Milestones and Summits of our Journey

With every breath of fresh air, every new vista, and every challenging step I was witnessing; opened up a new thought, perspective, vision; and I decided it was time to actually listen. 

 

We Have to Talk ~ Mastering our Fear over Difficult Conversations

We Have to Talk ~ Mastering our Fear over Difficult Conversations

It's time for some old fashioned 'straight talk'.  Having meaningful conversations can often be uncomfortable for both parties involved.  Work through it! Develop this important aspect of interpersonal relations and grow as a leader.   Regardless of our role in the work environment, we all have a responsibility Speak Up and to bring compassion and empathy back to the work place.   It's time to Talk It Out and take ownership of our role and responsibility in creating a positive, cohesive and collaborative work environment.