I was recently reflecting on Sheryl Sandberg’s book, Lean In. In particular, I was thinking about the dinner party she attended where she and another female guest were scolded by the older male host for “interrupting” while all of the male guests were not. After the party, some of those guests came up to her […]
“If I were to remain silent, I’d be guilty of complicity.” ~ Albert Einstein If we don’t speak up, how will we change things? And more importantly, how will we ever find our tribe?
“Consciously or unconsciously, every one of us does render some service or other. If we cultivate the habit of doing this service deliberately, our desire for service will steadily grow stronger, and will make, not only our own happiness, but that of the world, at large.” ~ Gandhi
This month, I noticed that several men at my company were growing facial hair. At first I didn’t think anything about it, and then I finally asked one of them. He told me that he is participating in “Movember.” Movember is a global movement to bring awareness to men’s health issues like depression and prostate […]
I just began a six week class, offered by Brené Brown and Oprah, on worthiness and vulnerability. It’s based on Brené’s bestselling book, The Gifts of Imperfection and it’s amazing. I love it when that happens — when the perfect support you need comes right when you need it. Or the right teacher arrives when […]