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Posted on August 10, 2020 In Executive Writer Series

There is no worse call than the one telling you that someone you love has been hurt, has gone. Mortality is not an opt-in experience. […]

Posted on August 9, 2020 In Executive Writer Series

Recently, I sat presenting in a luxe boardroom to some of the richest tycoons in Hong Kong. The hotel chain was owned by one of […]

Posted on August 8, 2020 In Executive Writer Series

The year 2020 showed business owners, CEOs and boards across the world the value of the business continuity plans that were dusted off and put […]

Posted on August 7, 2020 In Executive Writer Series

The world of work is changing and I believe the greatest resilience an organization can have is in the way it marshals the resources of […]

Posted on June 15, 2020 In Executive Writer Series

When I think about resilience, I consider historic figures, family members, and contemporary mentors who model this quality. Alongside this key quality, these folks also […]

Posted on June 15, 2020 In Executive Writer Series

When you consider the current environment— political and social polarization, the pandemic, economic recession, global tensions— resilience must be a preeminent quality in our organizations […]

Posted on June 15, 2020 In Executive Writer Series

An organization’s financial health is tied inextricably to the community’s overall health and resilience and vice versa. And, both require a laser like focus on […]

Posted on June 15, 2020 In Executive Writer Series

John Gardner, HEW Secretary in LBJ’S cabinet and founder of COMMON CAUSE AND INDEPENDENT SECTOR, was fond of saying that a problem is “just a […]

Posted on April 17, 2020 In Executive Writer Series

Individuals and organizations become and remain resilient with a strong sense of purpose, clear values and an adaptive approach. A number of years ago, I […]

Posted on April 17, 2020 In Executive Writer Series

It feels important to begin to answer this question by noting that I have never been a staff member or board member who watches the […]