Author Archive

04
Aug

Brene Brown: The Power of Vulnerability

An excellent and thoughtful piece.  From TED -- Ideas to Share.  I have listened to this several times and am fascinated by the scientific approach to the gray areas between order and mess and feelings and thoughts.  Taoist in the end almost.  Food for thought I think.  Let me know what you think. Brene Brown studies human connection -- our ability to empathize, ...

09
Jul

Work-Life Balance – Nigel Marsh

Work-life balance, says Nigel Marsh, is too important to be left in the hands of your employer. At TEDxSydney, Marsh lays out an ideal day balanced between family time, personal time and productivity -- and offers some stirring encouragement to make it happen. He offers four observations: There are careers and jobs that are incompatible with being involved with a balanced life. It is our responsibility to design our own lives.  He states "never put ...

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