Planning for Tomorrow When Today is Scary

It’s pretty distracting to see new infections break records every day. It’s hard to imagine what it will be like in the future when today is pretty scary. Navigating the pandemic is like finding yourself beamed suddenly into a mysterious large city at nighfall with no street signs or lights with all the stores closed.  Talking heads […]

What I Say When I Talk to Myself

What do I say about “me” to “me?” I first learned how to think about myself from my West Texas relatives.  They taught me their view of how to act, react, interact, and reach conclusions.  My West Texas relatives were cotton farmers working land that looked like the Australian outback.   They had limited education, but were excellent […]

A GIFT TO YOU AND YOUR TEAM

FROM CAROL KALLENDORF, PhD: Founder, Delta Associates, Inc. A summa con laude graduate of Duke University, Carol has been a lifelong consultant in the field of human performance, enabling thousands of people to achieve a better career and life.  Carol has a renowned ability to align teams, create trust, and enable them to achieve goals […]

WHO AM I? — IN A WORLD OF CHAOS?

As countries reopen businesses across the world after so long in lockdown, it’s a little bit like reopening ourselves and our own personalities. How do we maintain a sense of personal identity in a world where we are asked to relinquish significant decision-making–like where physically to work, how to socialize, how near to stand to […]

Lockdown Relived: What I Have Learned From Sheltering In Place

How did you learn that the world economy was suddenly locking down at lightning speed? How did you find out about “shelter in place?” What was your reaction when you saw restaurants and stores close down and streets emptying? What were you thinking?  How did you react? What’s the date?  When did it all begin? […]

Beyond Fast: Agility – the New Plan to Play to Win

Working remotely from home in a pandemic–with technology that doesn’t always work–can be tough.  It  can make  days that glom together seem like a long, never ending slog.  It can feel like rowing a kayak down a fast moving river through white rapids–with a broken broom stick.  It takes a new agility, moving into waters where […]

The “New Normal”: Reentering The Workplace After Covid 19

What will it be like to Return to Work? The Return Could Be More Challenging than Working Remotely Morgan Stewart, CEO andco-founder of Trendline Vennesa Van Ameyde,Chief Operating Office ofKasasa     What will it be like when we go back to the office to work face to face?  What do executives guiding the process tell us? […]

Facebook – Love it or Leave it?

Have you declared your intention to slice up your Facebook account into a billion cyber-pieces–to leave and never return? I certainly wouldn’t call it a stampede, but a number in our Tuesday Community tell me they’re done with Facebook and all its ilk. They’re feelings have been hurt on Facebook. They have been enraged, it’s […]

PANDEMIC STRATEGIES: A SURVIVOR’S GUIDE TO THE 2020 PANDEMIC

Carol and I still walk 20+ miles with our puppies each week through downtown, and it’s strange to pass by closed stores and offices–on a walk with no destination leading to nowhere.  It’s really weird, isn’t it, to see the news coverage of major cities with empty downtown streets with nobody moving around?  Everyone is […]