Raising Socially Responsible Leaders

“Social responsibility is an ethical theory, in which individuals are accountable for fulfilling their civic duty; the actions of an individual must benefit the whole of society. In this way, there must be a balance between economic growth and the welfare of society and the environment.” ~ Pachamama Alliance On the first day of the…

Final Word

“As for me, I will always have hope; I will praise you more and more.” ~ Psalm 71:14 World events over the last few weeks have been troubling.  I have experienced a dull, but steady sadness. At the same time, life continues to move forward. Eight members of my PlanBe__, Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program Team, traveled…

Building Powerful Partnerships

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” ~ John Quincy Adams During my years as the Executive Director at Peacemaker Family Center (PFC) in Miami, Florida, I have learned that community development cannot happen without collaboration between energized leaders joining their efforts around…

Overwhelm Is An Understatement

Today, I have the privilege of sharing a guest blog post from Beverly Kaye and Sharon Jordan-Evans What are you doing to lower stress and encourage the wellness of your talented people? A manager in Dublin bought his employees walking desks so they could get and stay fit. (No – he wasn’t kidding.) Meanwhile another…

THE HEART OF LEADERSHIP: I OWN THIS…

Today, I am honored to share a guest blog* from Mark Miller, Vice President of Organizational Effectiveness for Chick-fil-A. In his new book, “The Heart of Leadership: Becoming a Leader People Want to Follow”, Mark reveals the H.E.A.R.T. of leadership and provides steps that will help you grow as a leader, no matter what your…