Meetings That Matter – And Not One More

When I left my full-time job at Mass General Hospital a few years ago, I knew I’d miss my colleagues and having ready access to the IT department. But there was something I knew I would NOT miss – spending endless hours each week in meetings. It was liberating to have all of that time… read more

Never Postpone Joy

As I’ve been working with my coaching and consulting clients to set and achieve their personal and professional goals, we’ve been very busy keeping our eyes on the prize. That’s a good thing. But… that’s not the only thing. Yes, it is crucial to set goals and make a plan if you want to optimize… read more

The Dangers of Washington’s Soul Shutdown

When business leaders stray from their missions, profits suffer.  But when our leaders in Washington lose their way, they court all sorts of disasters, leading a hapless nation to the edge of fiscal cliffs and even putting some of us in mortal danger.  Enough already. Before they do irreparable harm, our nation’s leaders must remind… read more