Tag Archives: resolution

New Year’s Resolutions for Leaders: Three Ways to Increase Your Impact in 2017

New Year’s Resolutions: probably the most broken promises in the world, next to campaign promises! But if you’re a leader who believes your word matters, there are ways to keep your feet on the ground, your head in your vision, and your integrity matched with your goals. Here are three kinds of resolutions that will […]

CLIMATE CHANGE FEATURE: Arizona, Texas Mayors Step Up to Ease Global Warming

ABC News reports  a small but important step for political leaders fighting climate change: Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell, Houston Mayor Annise Parker, and Phoenix Mayor  Greg Stanton mayors are stepping up as leaders supporting real efforts to minimize the devastating effects of climate change. It’s a healthy sign, given the political vacuum created in Arizona […]

Dealing with Fear of Failure: Let’s Resolve to Be Gentle with Ourselves

In her blog, leadership coach Lolly Daskai asks, “What would happen if we didn’t run [from fear]?” She proposes we expose it, face it, dissect it, and lean into it — kind of a no pain, no gain approach.  (Read her whole blog post here….) She concludes: “When fear stops scaring us it will not […]

New Year’s Resolution: Expand Leadership Strengths with Curiosity

The world is too much with us; late and soon, Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers…             William Wordsworth Our daily lives, full of obligation and negotiation, can be overwhelming. Our leadership roles complicate these ordinary exchanges, adding a layer of responsibility and consequence. At the turning of the year, hopeful and perhaps […]

UN women’s rights resolution passed despite backlash

Originally posted on Online News Portal:
United States: A UN General Assembly committee has agreed on a landmark first resolution for women’s rights defenders such as Malala Yousafzai, despite a hard fought campaign by an alliance including the Vatican to weaken the measure. A Norwegian-led coalition, which has prepared the resolution for months, had to…