What is your Zone of Genius? Everyone has one. Zone of Genius is one of four zones of being. Discover your Zone of Genius now.  Determining your Zone of Genius involves self-awareness and reflection. You may not know what your genius is or you may know already. First an overview of the four Zones of…

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  Do you ever feel like a fraud? Wondering if people will find out that you’ve been faking it this whole time? Have you had the thought…I’m not qualified to actually do this job or the position I have? This is Imposter Syndrome. Imposter Syndrome is when you believe you are not as competent as…

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Many people are stuck in the drama triangle What comes to mind when you think of drama? Is it your favorite movie or tv show (Games of Thrones, Shawshank Redemption, Schindler’s List, The Godfather etc.)?  Is it a specific person?  Is it over-exaggerated emotions?  Is it a verb? While the above can all be types…

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They say that the startup game is a roller coaster, and for many, it is one of the most difficult, frightening, stressful roller coasters in the world — I call it bootcamp for the soul. As a founder, an executive, or a leader in a fast-growing company, we can feel very alone in our struggles,…

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Learning and personal growth is a favorite hobby of many personally and professionally. We are interested in the process of finding out what part of ourselves is going to shine next. We look at: what can I do differently, better, harder, faster, or more? The secret is that there is a completely different (and easier)…

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Following the steps of my year-end visioning routine can get you set up to kick some major-you-know-what in the new year. I love this part of my yearly routine and I think you will too. Early December is a great time to breathe deep, reflect on the past year, and then intentionally create a Vision…

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In February, I was a speaker at The Nook’s “Risk & Resilience” event in Sun Valley, Idaho and I wanted to share my personal experience with you:   The power of connection began almost the minute I got on the plane headed to gorgeous Sun Valley. It was full of entrepreneurs, founders and seasoned career-executives…

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I was recently on The Nook Podcast talking about how to actually do what you were meant to do. I’m not talking stumbling into something that kinda fits. I’m talking, knowing your life goals, knowing your strengths, and actually moving forward to be the person who aligns with those strengths. I’m talking connecting with your…

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Do you need a coach? Or does your cofounder? Your husband? Your direct report? That guy from your YC class? How do you know who needs one? What would happen if you didn’t get one? I’ve got an opinion on this. No, you do not need a coach. Maybe you’ve been part of a conversation…

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