empowerment Tag

Surrender to Your Calendar

Overwhelm comes from inadequate time management. When everything is swirling in our heads, it becomes impossible to know what’s managed and what isn’t. It makes us scattered, overwhelmed, and ineffective as humans and leaders....

Stop resisting your natural talents

We tend to dismiss the things that come easily to us. There seems to be nobility in the phrase "Nothing worth having is easy." Let's stop doing that, shall we?...

Be kind, not nice

“Kind” and “nice” are two very different things. At its most manipulative, niceness is a mask to facilitate the getting of something. Kindness, however, is a way of being in the world. It requires self-reflection, and discernment. ...

A Tale of Two Women

This was my first guest post for ONE.org, an organization I'm honored to work with not only because of their humanitarian efforts, but also for the use of "hard-headed" in their tagline. The photo above is courtesy of my dear friend C.C. Chapman, who toured...