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Sun Current Newspaper Interview

Richard Leider was recently interviewed for an article with the Sun Current Newspaper on the topic of Edina Reimagined. Click here to read the article.

Washington Post Interview

Richard Leider was recently interviewed by the Washington Post on the topic of “Life Reimagined”. Click here to read the March 16, 2015 article.

Unlock the Power of Purpose: A Guide to Writing Your Purpose Statement

A sense of life purpose promotes physical, mental, and spiritual health. Purpose is fundamental. People who seek meaning beyond themselves are healthier, happier, and live longer. So, it’s vital to...

Communicating Your Story

What’s Your Story To create and to communicate your offer, you must share your story with your key “connectors.” You cannot inspire others unless and until you are inspired yourself....

Unlock the Power of Purpose

A sense of life purpose promotes physical, mental, and spiritual health. People who seek meaning beyond themselves are healthier, happier, and live longer. It’s vital to our well-being that we...

The Heart of Giving

The Heart of Giving: Servant-Leadership and Purposeful Philanthropy chances are high that you wear one-or-more of the following hats: Philanthropic donor, volunteer, non-profit leader, fundraising professional, and/or board trustee. Almost everyone...

Inner Kill. The Art of Dying Without Knowing it.

Inner Kill is not growing. Giving up on yourself. It’s taking the safe way. Always covering yourself instead of taking risks. It’s reacting. Not thinking. It’s giving up control of your...

The Three Stages of Purpose

Your purpose. Your reason for being. Your reason for getting up in the morning. You may not have pondered the first two items much, but most of us have occasionally...

What Are You Up To?

When people seek me out as a coach, they often bring questions that will not let them alone—questions that keep them up at night and interrupt their thoughts during the...

Following the Thread

This poem by William Stafford is a place to return if we feel challenged by the daily grind of life and work. THE WAY IT IS There’s a thread you...

Pack. Repack. Repeat.

It was an ultimate adventure to a realm far away and deep within. Richard was leading a walking safari in Tanzania along the edge of the great Serengeti Plains. Looking...

Back to the Future: Keeping the Fire Alive

There are at least three times in life when we ought to be required to go off on a retreat to sit by a fire and reflect on the question,...