What Story Will Your Career Tell?
Above the mountains
The Geese turn into the light again
Painting their black silhouettes on an open sky.
Sometimes everything has to be inscribed
Across the heavens
So you can find
The one line already written
— David Whyte
What is waiting to be discovered in you? What is your purpose? What will be your legacy? Ideally our careers lead us on the flight plan our spirit was designed for. But what about those times you get stuck in the office turbulence, lost in hierarchal power struggles, or buried in the endless … Read the rest Read More
(photo credit Larissa Jacobson 3 hours into the Sahara Desert)
“We may experience many defeats but we must not be defeated” – Maya Angelou
Maya Angelou passed last Wednesday. She will be both fondly and sadly missed, and will long be remembered for her poetry, her dancing, acting and compelling life stories.
Dr. Angelou’s passing was ever the more meaningful for Joe and I as we were coincidentally in one of Maya Angelou’s favorite towns– Asheville, North Carolina when we heard the news. We were attending the Annual Meeting of the Law School Admissions Council … Read the rest Read More
Vancouver is one happy city!
Have you noticed how incredible it is living here in Vancouver this past week? We’ve seen hundreds of dolphin and whales frolicking in our Howe Sound, Owen Wilson riding his bike around town, waving back to all the ladies in our streets. (He’s not afraid to wave back!)
Cherry blossoms are out. Daffodils are up. Spring is springing. Does it get any better than this? One wonders if those dolphins and flowers have been picking up those good vibrations from TED’s 30th Anniversary Conference in town this week? Our hotels are filled, our restaurants are … Read the rest Read More
Enjoying a delicious life?! In December, with all the parties that come with holiday territory, how does stress show up in your life? I know I can start to eat ‘a little more’ than usual… and a little more from the ‘unhealthy’ food groups. Food is a love language. So far be it for me to not inhale love! I know from the experience of many of my clients that over-indulging in food can be a tricky seasonal pattern that can add holiday pounds that we all regret come January. Why do these patterns of over-indulgence show up at this … Read the rest Read More