Say What?

A funny thing happened to me the other day. A trustee of an influential foundation asked me how our business helps non-profits achieve excellence in leadership. I was really pleased to get this question, because most often I simply get the proverbial “what do you do?” question. I thought to myself, “Wow! Here’s my chance…


Soul Listening

The other day I drove by one of those speed radar’s in my neighborhood that captures how fast you are going. As I came closer to the radar it started flashing because I was going too fast, so I applied the brakes to slow down. I thought to myself, “Wouldn’t it be nice to have…



I live in the suburbs of Chicago. It’s Winter 2013-14. We’ve had a LOT of snow (more coming this weekend!). And it’s been really, really cold this winter. Funny thing is, I actually LOVE winter. I prefer the cold over the heat because, well, you can wear more clothes if it’s cold. But you can’t…