The high cost of failing to pass the baton
I feel more and more hopeful about the future every day. Why? Young people. All over the world, youth and
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The Yuletide season: Merry or Eerie?
Twice in the past two weeks I’ve had a conversation that goes something like this: “Christmas feels so sad –
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Workshops: What Are They Good For?
I like workshops. I’m signed up for one in May and another in June. And I love designing and teaching them. But
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The Danes do winter right
If you’re in a northern place where sundown now comes at 4:30PM, you might feel a creeping dread as you
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CQ: The most crucial tool for peace and stability?
It used to be that cultural competence – now often shorthanded as CQ – was something that only a few
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Choosing compassion over hate
Looking around us today, it’s difficult to remember a truth that is both uplifting and heartbreaking: this is not the
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The leadership benefits of sadness
I recently discovered the UPLIFT CONNECT podcast series. Some of the speakers tend toward the wonky, but I’ve found the topics are
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The American happiness industry is making us sad
How can we even measure the billions of dollars spent on the “happiness industry” in the United States? By that
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Could you…would you…dare to dump email?
Would you start up your car, open up the garage door, back it down the driveway, and then park it
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