Honor the past, but don’t be constrained by it…

Yesterday in a meeting, one of the participants was a young woman who said she had been in one of my training programs 15 years ago, and she had repeated one of the stories to her children many times—so much so that her teenage daughter recently told her, “Mom, I get it…try new things!” Here’s [...]

Date nights and breakfast with your kids

I recently had a strong reminder about how important conversation is in each of our relationships—how essential it is to find a way to engage in quality conversations—the kind that often get pushed to the sideline by all the distractions of doing life. Cindy and I were in Brazil for work. One evening we found [...]