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The Danger of 'War Stories'

Some of the best advice that I received at one point during 21 years of working in group homes was to not tell ‘war stories’ to new staff. 176 more words


12 coisas que aprendi em 4 meses de coaching

Em 27 de julho, depois de mais uma sessão de coaching invasivamente profunda, destruidora e reconstrutiva .. Enquanto ele dormia ao meu lado, (que é o maior incentivador desses movimentos), eu escrevia no bloco de notas do celular: 815 more words


How Being Grateful Can Change Your Life | Fast Company

Recent studies show that practicing gratitude can positively impact your life–and researchers believe it may help us break our bad habits. Read the Full Story… 11 more words


Book: The Art of Explanation by Lee Lefever

Just completed the reading of the book the Art of Explanation by Lee Lefever. I must admit that although I really like Nancy Duarte’s duo… 252 more words

Research And Academia

34 obstacles women face to become CEO

In their 2014 Leadership Quarterly paper (Vol 25 Issue 2 pp 245-266 – sorry it’s behind a paywall), Terrance Fitzsimmons et al reported on the causes and timing of gender disparity in CEO roles (eg 55% of women are tertiary qualified, only 3% of CEOs are women). 1,522 more words


Close Flying

I was on a small plane from St. John’s to Gander in Newfoundland. The flight was only about an hour and there was only one row on either side of the plane. 452 more words