Tap Into the Power of Time

In the last two weeks I have seen my relationship to time vary greatly.

Over these two weeks I have ignored, wasted, bemoaned, and celebrated time.

I looked at my calendar and saw a week with some wide open spaces , which is unusual for me.  I was excited by this and yet, it was difficult for me to structure that space for myself.

Without the demands of clients, family, and others asking me to ‘do things’ I couldn’t seem to take responsibility for this time in a way that really helped me. [Read more…]

Learn from Mattel – Wake Up to Your Business in 2015

shutterstock_241730578The Mattel Corporation, home of Barbie and Hot Wheels, is struggling with shrinking revenues and declining market share (similar to Coke, McDonalds, Hewlitt-Packard…).

As an executive or owner trying to create and maintain a sustainable business, what can you learn from them?

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5 Key Tools to Boost Productivity

Watch this video as the first step in using your Productivity Tool Kit.


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How My Father’s Death is Helping me Make Friends With Time

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Ratna Ling Retreat Center at dusk

Co-leading a retreat with Arnaud Maitland on ‘Timing Mind’ for Training the Mind for Leadership program participants recently, I deepened my understanding of my own relationship to time.

At the beautiful Ratna Ling Retreat Center, we studied the natural cycles of time, seeing that everything has a beginning, middle and end.  We discovered where we were in different parts of  these cycles within business and our personal lives. [Read more…]

See New Opportunity in Good Endings

There are often unseen opportunities in creating good endings.
Can we support each other in closing ‘open loops’?

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