Boomer and Millenial

Boomer Power: Harnessing the Power of Boomers

There are tens of thousands of Boomers retiring each year for the next decade. What does that mean to the business world? Lest we not forget, Boomers shaped today’s corporate culture. Boomers advanced technology exponentially. Think Apple. Think Microsoft. Think Southwest. Think Starbucks. You get the idea. These are not people who you should expect […]

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Meet the Executive

Executive Capacity – Part I

Meet the executive. The person who worries about strategy, execution, the team, getting it all done, doing the right thing and oh yes…living. The intent to do well is there. The desire to be successful is strong. It just seems that things keep getting in the way and there never seem to be enough hours […]

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Storytelling About You


When and why do I need to tell my story? I was recently conducting a webinar for Career Discussions. The 100+ attendees ranged in ages from early 20’s to over 60. They all had one thing in common. They were anticipating a career transition – some were climbing the career ladder, some were looking to […]

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Storytelling may have become a buzzword but the idea is not a fad, it is legendary in its strength. And when it is told in a meaningful way, the story matters. It doesn’t matter whether you are telling a brand story or a person’s life story. Recently, I met with a young team charged with […]

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Betsy's destroyed house


There are many benefits for an organization to have a charitable giving program. What about you, as an individual? There are many of us who are just starting our Life 2.0 chapters, the chapter of life where you have greater freedom to take on new challenges and experiment with a wide spectrum of interests, including […]

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Natural Disaster


I cannot remember a time where there have been so many natural disasters – hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, the earthquake in Mexico, the monsoon flooding in Bangladesh, the mudslides in Colombia, hurricanes Irma and Harvey in the USA and Caribbean, the massive wildfires in Oregon and California and even the flash flooding in the […]

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