[caption id="attachment_4488" align="alignleft" width="266"] Meditation rituals fight stress[/caption] If you are like most Americans, you worked on turning over a new leaf and taking up some new habits at the start of 2013.  And you may have already abandoned them and returned to your old habits. ...

  [caption id="attachment_4490" align="alignleft" width="266"] Martin Luther King, Jr.[/caption] As we honor MLK today and engage in a National Day of Service, I like to reflect on the connection between great leadership and acts of service to others.  I hear about the value of "servant leadership" from...

  [caption id="attachment_4492" align="alignleft" width="400"] Happiness From Within[/caption] How has your holiday season unfolded? What were you most looking forward to, and has that happened? What expectations have you held for yourself, friends, family? What are you imagining will make the end to 2012 a happy one...

At this time of year, we like to draw attention to one important ritual of great leaders that often gets too little attention - celebration. Traditionally December is a time of reflection, we celebrate holidays, family, end of year, and many other gifts, traditions, accomplishments...

When we talk about strategic planning, many clients reluctantly admit they think strategic planning is a waste of time. The last time they wrote a strategic plan was five years ago (or longer), and that old relic sits dusty on a shelf and has little...