Breaking Free: The Art of Finding New Audiences

Breaking Free: The Art of Finding New Audiences

Inside a former foundry in Paris, you’ll come face to face with the art museum of the future. Actually, “face to face” barely begins to describe the multi-sensory experience that awaits as you step through the doors of the 19th-century structure and into the immersive...
How to Be Grateful in 7 Easy and Unusual Steps

How to Be Grateful in 7 Easy and Unusual Steps

Christmas is always an amazing time of year for me. It seems to cause my spirit to move in amazing directions as there are always so many different events, gatherings and yes, even some opportunities to slow down and actually enjoy the season. In those moments when I...
Teaching Culture

Teaching Culture

A nation’s culture resides in the hearts and in the soul of its people. Mahatma Gandhi This is pretty simple really. We spend a lot time understanding, developing and modeling our culture. It is a passionate pursuit in which we never believe we have finished or...
Freedom! Lies Ahead

Freedom! Lies Ahead

Inspiration comes from many different places and in this case, encourages freedom. This short but amazingly profound writing was given to me by a dear friend. One of the most important things we can do for our teams, our families, those around us we care for deeply,...
Try, Try Again: Treasure Island

Try, Try Again: Treasure Island

Do you recall reading Treasure Island? It was required reading for my high school and I vaguely remembered the story, mostly because there were pirates, intrigue and just a pure sense of adventure that I seemed to really fancy! This past weekend, my wife and I joined...
I Can See Clearly Now… HUH?

I Can See Clearly Now… HUH?

OK, this is going to be a bit different type of discussion. We live in a world where what we see is not necessarily what we think we are seeing. Our reality can, with a bit of technology, be altered. For those of us who are a bit more seasoned in life, we started in a...
Affiliation Readiness 101

Affiliation Readiness 101

Discernment… One of the most fundamental practices of leaders and a non-profit board is discernment. Considered a virtue, a discerning individual or board is considered to possess wisdom, and be of good judgement; especially so with regard to subject matter often...