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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,...

Road Warrior Wisdom

For frequent travelers and their relationships, travel means separation and stress. Some travelers arrive home to find chaos; others discover that life went on just fine in their absence. Here...

What Can Hunter-Gatherers Teach Us About Servant-Leadership?

For most humans living today, it is hard to imagine life without technology. But on the scale of human history, the internet and mobile devices are recent inventions. Until just...

Why Life Reimagined

The following excerpt is from their new book, Life Reimagined. Richard LeiderStop and look around you. Check the news. Listen—really listen—to what so many conversations today are all about. Pay...

The Point of Purpose

Your purpose. Your aim. Your reason for getting up in the morning. You may not have considered the first two items, but most of us have wondered about a reason...

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