Leadership Lessons from Andrew Luck

NFL Quarterback Andrew Luck’s surprise retirement shocked people across the country. The number one draft pick in the NFL in 2012, Luck lead his team to the playoffs his first three years in the NFL. Many expected him to become one of the greatest quarterbacks in the history of the game. At age 29, still […]


How I Conquered Work-Life Balance

Two weeks ago I posted a picture of myself with my youngest in a baby carrier while working in my home office. (This post can be found on LinkedIn here.) The moment sparked a powerful reflection on my attempt to juggle work-life balance, and how terrible of a job I felt I have been doing. […]

Leading Difficult People

One Powerful Solution to Leading Difficult People

A common question I receive from those I coach is how to manage difficult team members, including millennials. The reason this question arises frequently is simple: leading people is hard! Every individuals is unique, responds to different styles, prefers different communication, and more. After working with leaders for years, one powerful solution exists to help you […]

Frustrated at Work

3 Ways to Leave Work at the Office

Throughout my career I’ve struggled leaving work at the office. When I ran an addiction treatment center, the challenges of days regularly followed me home whether it was questioning what I did with a certain client, formulating a plan for the next day, or running through tough conversations needed with my employees. I know I’m […]

Accept Your Dark Side

How to Accept Your Dark Side

Everyone has a dark side. You know what I’m talking about – that part of your personality you try to hide from others. Whether it’s when you get flustered, stressed, bored, disengaged or some other trigger, and another side of you takes over. The next acts can vary: you interrupt others, speak boldly, step on […]