burn + out

Having spent the better part of two decades as a nonprofit leader, I’ve seen my fair share of nonprofit executive burnout. But wait! What’s that you say, burnout in the compassion profession? You bet. Many nonprofit leaders, myself included, went into the “passion and people over profit” profession because we are compassionate, heart-driven do-gooders. We fight the good fight, we elevate our communities with a commitment to creating a world-changing partnership between the private and public sectors. And sometimes this devotion comes at a high price. No leader works harder for fewer… Read More

leading hearts

No one works harder than #nonprofit leaders and no one deserves more support. After 20+ years in nonprofit leadership, I’ve changed my focus to coaching nonprofit leaders for increased impact and better balance. What’s your story? Do you need some help with that?

work + life + balance

Take 5 simple steps to upgrade your work-life balance.

love + happiness

Happy February! A few years ago, I developed a method to treat insomnia and occupy my mind in the middle of the night just long enough to drift back to sleep. What has this got to do with love? Stay with me. So I call this sleep aid I invented, The ABCs of Gratitude. I start with A and work my way to Z with all the elements of my life for which I’m grateful. A: I’m grateful for avocados (I love them!) B: I’m grateful for beautiful babies C: I’m grateful… Read More