Re-framing Diversity Experience

May 28, 2016 0 Comments

Once when I was prepared for job interviews I tried to identify examples of my competency with diversity and working with diverse populations (I am a advocate of Targeted Selection, Behavioral Based Interviewing due to the philosophy that the best predictor of future behavior is past behavior or the S.T.A.R. Method where a specific Situation/Task, the …

Leading with “WHY”

May 27, 2016 3 Comments

In 2010 my life unthinkably changed. When I thought my world was it’s bleakest a friend/guardian angel, Cheri Skipworth, reached out to me for help and in turn ended up giving me the biggest gift that ultimately changed my thinking and practicing of leadership… Cheri recommended me to be the keynote speaker for the Annual Regional …

Leadership Lessons from Dance – Dancing from your Core

May 22, 2016 0 Comments

At a recent dance team practice my dance instructor spoke about dancing from ones core, being grounded, and deriving ones movements from ones center rather then moving limbs or becoming off balance by doing the steps and not being in control. He then provided an example of partnered dancing demonstrating how when a follower or lead …