Volunteering has allowed me to keep my sanity. 2021 is the International Year of Volunteer. I salute all the volunteers and thank them for their service, and I also say – good for you for finding purpose.
It is one thing to make the change, however it’s another thing to accept the change. Really accept the change. I’m once again reminded that we teach what we need to learn. Sometimes change is easy but acceptance is hard.
Have you ever felt that you are not the host of your own meeting…?
It can happen when we are not prepared.
The headlights will illuminate the entire journey however, they only shine on what you point them at.
I am right in the moment as I write in the moment.
I am writing this the day after the insurgence in the United States. The day after an ugly moment in history occurred. Everything I write from now on will be written with that piece of history as part of my reality.
We can learn a lot when we Flip The Script and Change Perspectives.
2020 taught me that we need to do things differently, I attempted a palindrome poem to look at 2020 from different perspectives.
Big goals can be scary and it is easy to turn back if you’re just starting out. Picture a long hike over uneven ground, you cannot see the destination only what you must traverse in order to get there at some point in the future.
We have created very efficient organizations. We have improved productivity, streamlined systems, we have LEANed and KAIZENed out all of the errors and anomalies, leaving nothing to chance. And the result… we have created very fragile organizations. Organizations that...
In designing a conference or an event, hosting a meeting or a Town Hall, we have to recognize that it will not take place in isolation, not in 2020. When we invite people to join us and to bring their "whole-selves" we must factor in that also means that we are...
If someone isn't doing what has been repeatedly requested of them, they either: Don't UNDERSTAND it Don't LIKE it OR Don’t BELIEVE in it If you can help them BELIEVE, the individual will take care of the other two on their own
to be scripted.”
Time left to make an impact this year.
New opportunities await in 2021...
What impact do you want to make?
I now have her on speed-dial.”