I was inspired by the human race yesterday. I went to a woman’s leadership conference yesterday where I was surrounded by hundreds of like-minded, similarly-passionate people. It wasn’t just the feeling of being like a carb addict in a bakery. There was definitely that. It had more to do with seeing the abundant evidence of … Continue reading Growth and Change: The Human Symphony
Think back to the last time you had a near-death experience or had just recovered from a nasty illness or setback. Remember how you felt? You probably felt exuberant, so alive and grateful to be living. That feeling is elating. What separates that moment from any other? In other words, on a daily basis we … Continue reading Celebrating Life
Have you thought about the complexity of life lately? Even the word ‘life’ is complex. Do I mean your individual life, our collective life, the way our bodies operate to enable our existence? Yes. I’ve been thinking about this topic since talking to a student about the beauty of science. Science, after all, is … Continue reading The Complexity of Life, Part 1
What are you here to do on this earth? Do you know? Do you know what you are uniquely suited for? Do you know where your talents, interests and values converge to create amazing, meaningful experiences? Do you jump out of bed every day and think, “I can’t believe I get to do this today!!” … Continue reading Your Life’s Purpose
“The only constant is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the dominant factor in society today. No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.” — Isaac Asimov Change* is inevitable. Change is hard. Change is scary. … Continue reading Can You Spare Some Change?