Good Leaders

Good Leaders

Good leaders are present, optimistic, and encouraging. They give you meaningful feedback and wait until they have enough evidence to react. In other words, they look for the facts behind the stories. They work to create an environment of openness and transparency, so...
The Right Pace

The Right Pace

In a Creative Reaction Lab workshop “Co-Creating Shared Meaning,” something struck me. The pace. It was calm, even slow, not unlike the process of co-creation and community development work. It was a welcome change and important reminder. Since we’ve been home, our...
Liner Notes: Formidable Forties

Liner Notes: Formidable Forties

Today, December 28th 2020, marks the end of the Formidable decade of my Forty’s. It’s been hard to let go. And yet out of the woodwork those people who I admire so much have been commiserating, celebrating, sharing their experiences “of the other side”. Thank You. I...
Rethinking Human Centered Design (Part One)

Rethinking Human Centered Design (Part One)

Rethinking Human Centered Design A global pandemic, broad-based awareness of systemic racism and psychological harm, and economic and emotional strains on work and family life, are just some of the many challenges people all over the world have faced since early 2020....