Haiti: Leaders Rise to the Occasion

Like you, I watched and read the coverage about the disastrous earthquake in Haiti. I cried. Then I prayed. And at the same time I am reminded of how a call for help can ripple around the world. Quick action from leaders who stepped right in has resulted in overwhelming support for thousands of Haitian […]

Bandaids for Leaders

Staying balanced just makes good sense. It is really important for leaders who must be available to assist hundreds and sometimes thousands of people at any given time. Ponder for a moment with me that self-care is like a BANDAID, those noted adhesive bandages. That’s right, a BANDAID. Such a fascinating product, the BANDAID has […]

Black History Month 2010: Reflections of Trailblazers

Reflecting about Black History Month 2010 and the numerous contributions of African Americans throughout history, I am reminded of a speech I delivered before the California School Board Association delegate assembly in May 2005. It was a poignant moment for me as a junior school board trustee. I was taking a stand during a high-profile […]

How Do You Measure Success?

Webster’s Dictionary defines success as the “attainment of wealth, favor, or eminence.” What a grand way to describe a personal achievement! It’s unfortunate, however, when leaders and others conclude a sense of accomplishment according to monetary or hierarchy standards only to remain unfulfilled. Instead of pandering to the status quo, it seems that leaders should […]

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