What a whirlwind! The Millennial Train Project (MTP) rolled into town last week, and we had an amazing time.The MTP is a non-profit organization that leads crowd-funded transcontinental train journeys for diverse groups of young innovators to explore America's new frontiers, grow as leaders, and … [Read more...] about The One Thing You Need to Know
I love Chelsea Handler. She's a straight shooter and doesn't have much of a filter. She just hosted a Q&A on Facebook Live with “Ghostbusters” star Melissa McCarthy. They answered audiences questions about being a boss. It was funny, but for those actually looking for help with their … [Read more...] about 5 Gains Transparency Gives Leaders
How can you communicate more clearly? This is probably the #1 ask I get from leaders and teams. And it is because communicating clearly is a lot harder than it looks. How many times have you communicated something to someone, believing you’ve been clear, only to have things go sideways because … [Read more...] about Be Crystal Clear: 2 Truths and 2 Tips to Communicate Clearly
Leaders are you exhausted? I bet! Leadership requires us to care not only for others, but also for ourselves. You expend a lot of energy solving critical problems, meeting deadlines, running meetings, writing reports, and listening to people complain about one another all day long. You take on … [Read more...] about Leader Care Instructions: Lead, Reflect, and Re-set
Do you remember the first time you fell in love? I do. And I was fortunate enough to share how my love and passion for travel and people led me to entrepreneurship in a recent TEDxABQ Salon. Watch HERE! Thanks for watching and being a part of my journey. My goal is to give others the tools … [Read more...] about My TEDxABQ Talk is LIVE!
In the 5 Steps to Real Leadership, planning plays in an important role for the development of leaders and their followers. Plans guide us through detailed steps and processes to assure we are taking the necessary actions to achieve our goals. And some of us are more proficient at planning than … [Read more...] about To Plan or Not to Plan
2016 is underway! And most of us set some resolutions and goals, right? I kicked off the New Year last month with 5 Tips to Conquer your Goals: 1. Set SMART goals, and create a detailed plan on the actions you will take to achieve them. 2. Identify key people or a group who will hold you … [Read more...] about 5 Tips to Increase Accountability
Happy New Year! I hope your year has gotten off to a great start. Mine has been incredibly eventful and I’m expecting lots of change for me in 2016. As we all know the New Year is a time for resolutions and goals. Last year, my goal was to speak at a TED event, and this year I’ve set a goal to … [Read more...] about 5 Steps to Conquer your 2016 Goals