Grit: Becoming Resilient When You’re Told “No”

Grit: Becoming Resilient When You’re Told “No”

Grit: The unsexy story of how to get what you want (when you’re told no) What if there was a simple way to develop the determination that all successful gritty people have? It turns out that there is. Shannon Huffman Polson learned to develop courage, resilience, and...
How Being an Introvert is Actually a Strength

How Being an Introvert is Actually a Strength

Don’t try to be someone else… the world needs your superpower Introverts tend to get a bad rap in social situations. They can be viewed as slow decision makers or socially awkward. I know because I’m an introvert. Holley Gerth, author of “The Powerful Purpose of...
When the Career You Love Ends: How to Pivot to an Even Better Role

When the Career You Love Ends: How to Pivot to an Even Better Role

Make a successful career pivot when one door closes Imagine that you just lost the career you love. What do you do now? Can you possibly find something that is as good or fulfilling? How can you possibly find that role? David Nurse was a coach in the NBA and at the...
Creating Boundaries in the World’s Most Extreme Workplace

Creating Boundaries in the World’s Most Extreme Workplace

How to have regret you can live with: Insights from the World’s most extreme workplace Most people find it difficult to draw personal boundaries at work. But what happens when you’re in one of the world’s most extreme environments and workplaces known to humans?...
Get More Done by Increasing Your Happiness

Get More Done by Increasing Your Happiness

prioritize your happiness by using scrum What if you could become more effective and more fulfilled in your work at the same time? Turns out it’s far from impossible.  On the podcast today, I’m sharing a conversation I had with JJ Sutherland, CEO of Scrum, Inc. JJ’s...