My childhood years come to mind while writing this Leadership Development series....as well as my prayer for eagle-eye vision.
I grew up on a cattle ranch. Not a sprawling, luxurious ranch a movie star buys to escape a crazy life. This was more like a Laura-Ingalls-Wilder-Little-House-on-the-Prairie ranch. Our home was an eight-hundred-square-foot tar-papered homestead shack. Not bad, except that we had no running water. Yes, I used an outhouse every day of my life, until I was thirteen years old. Looking back now, I think - How did we do it!!??
The world is in chaos. Why would anyone get out of bed each morning without a clear and compelling sense of purpose? That disconcerting question challenges a large majority of Millennials with each passing day, according to newly released survey data from the Cultural Research...
I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but teens and young adults today have been in a funk for the last several years. Mental health continues to be an issue in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, since 2017, I’ve been watching a trend that...
Who are the key leaders, managers, coaches, and mentors who invested in your leadership development when you were still an "emerging leader" - still rough around the edges?
What sage words were deeply imprinted into your heart or head, even though it may have happened decades ago?
Today, I pay tribute to one of these people. Janie Jasin, author, speaker, coach, mentor, and dear friend, deserves my deepest gratitude.