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Leadership Library Review: Seven Things I Am Learning from My Clients in the Pandemic

April 2020 What I Am Learning from My Clients In the weeks since the pandemic began I have been astounded, heartened and elevated by everything that my leadership coaching and consulting clients are teaching me and – insofar as I … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review — Resilient: How to Grow an Unshakable Core of Calm, Strength, and Happiness

June 2019 Resilient: How to Grow an Unshakable Core of Calm, Strength, and Happiness by Rick Hanson, Ph.D. (Harmony, 2018) What are the big take-aways? I loved Hanson’s book from 10 years ago, Buddha’s Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review: The Senegalese “Thinker”

October 2018 The Senegalese “Thinker” What are the big take-aways? Here is a photo of the little wooden “Thinker” carving that my husband Chris and I brought back from our trip to Senegal last month: Why do I like it? … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review: Leadership Lessons from Adopting a Shelter Dog

August 2018 What are the big take-aways? On a cold day in early April, when there were still dribs and drabs of snow on the ground, my husband Chris and I decided to adopt our first-ever dog.  After months of … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review: Poetry of Presence: An Anthology of Mindfulness Poems

May 2018 Poetry of Presence: An Anthology of Mindfulness Poems edited by Phyllis Cole-Day and Ruby R. Wilson (Grayson Books, 2017) What are the big take-aways? The beauty of this book is that the editors have taken the time to … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review: A “20-20-20” Resiliency Practice

April 2017 A “20-20-20” Resiliency Practice What are the big take-aways? Last month I was interviewed by the executive director of Vermont’s nonprofit network, Common Good Vermont, in a live call-in show on community television as part of a series … Continue reading

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Leadership Library Review — Seasons of Leadership: A Self-Coaching Guide

November 2014 Seasons of Leadership: A Self-Coaching Guide by Susan M. Palmer (Red Barn Books, 2014). What are the big take-aways? At last, I have entered the fray by writing a leadership book, myself!  I independently published Seasons of Leadership: … Continue reading

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