Tag Archives: Storyweaving

So you want to be an #authentic leader? Know your own story, and live it flexibly!!

So many of us talk about being authentic, as if it is the most important quality of a leader. But what does it mean to be authentic in the challenging roles and relationships we have to navigate as leaders? This short video answers that question by showing you how to master your leadership story, and […]

The Wild Truth: Was Chris McCandless trauma victim, hero, or just a lost seeker? Why his celebrity doesn’t teach us as much as we might think…

Much has been written about Chris McCandless’ fatal journey Into the Wild, Jon Krakauer’s biography made into a successful movie. Now Carine McCandless’ book shares the backstory she asked Krakauer to minimize, and what a difference it makes when we think of her brother’s early death! Krakauer’s story turned McCandless into a modern day luddite […]

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 […]