Interview with Debra Beck, EdD on shared leadership and strategic decision making in nonprofit boards

October 28th, 2015
This morning I was interviewed by Dr. Debra Beck about my dissertation research on shared leadership and strategic decision making in nonprofit boards of directors. It was a fun experience that reinforced to me how relevant this topic is to leaders who are trying to figure out how to make the best use of their board members’ expertise, insights, and relationships.... Read more »

Meet the Keynote: Jennifer Hooten on Compassionate Action

October 7th, 2015
We are excited to announce Jennifer Hooten, M.A. as our keynote speaker for our upcoming Women in Leadership Mini-Retreat titled “Compassionate Action Without Burning Out.” Our team member, Becca Spence Dobias, had the opportunity to interview her on the topic.  Get a glimpse of what to expect in our upcoming retreat!... Read more »

You Are Not the Issue

July 5th, 2015
Over the past 10 years coaching leaders, I’ve seen people grow and transform the way they relate to others and achieve their goals. Most importantly, I’ve experienced people shifting the way in which they relate to themselves creating long-term sustainable change. This new relationship to self creates boundless possibilities for people to live more fully and more connected. Consequently, they become more powerful and effective leaders.... Read more »

Leadership Conversations: Incense in the Halls of the Office

March 30th, 2015
Scott Scherer, President and Owner of Catholic Travel Centre and Principal of CoreWorks Consulting, believes leaders can benefit in particular ways from mindfulness. “I think it helps them, one, to have more measured responses and not reactions to situations. I think they’re often surprised with stuff that comes up. That’s one of the things that happens to people who sit in a leadership chair.... Read more »

Leadership Conversations: Lead to Thrive

March 30th, 2015
Alane Daugherty, Ph.D. is the author of “The Power Within: From Neuroscience to Transformation” and “From Mindfulness to Heartfulness: A Journey of Transformation through the Science of Embodiment.” Growing up, Daugherty says she was “really in tune with the fact that there were a lot important things to be learned and gained from the universe and our surroundings that weren’t always necessarily through processing and thinking.”... Read more »