Last week, I listened to a wonderful podcast with Angel Kyodo Williams, a Buddhist priest and teacher. Her main point, per the Buddha: Life is uncomfortable. Lean in.
Manifesta is a woman-owned salon in Oakland where the founders articulate their three core values in designing their business model as well as the interior of their salon. These values are consulted at every business meeting and actively inform decisions about hiring, service offerings, and community partnerships.
Blue Avocado is a great resource for nonprofits, particularly this edition focused on younger professionals and completed in partnership with the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network. Subscribe free by visiting www.blueavocado.org.
A podcast about innovators, entrepreneurs, and idealists, and the stories behind the movements they built.
Excellent recent blog post, Finding the Wisdom to Survive Despite Sorrows.
In the spirit of the Thanksgiving season, Gratefulness is full of prompts on living a grateful life. Enjoy. Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours.
An excellent resource — great key points and lots of links. Jesse does great work and I recommend her blog.
Consider taking the Strozzi Institute Leadership in Action One training. Transformative.
- Turning to One Another by Margaret Wheatley
- Gracious Space: A Practical Guide for Working Better Together, 2nd ed. by Patricia Hughes and Bill Grace, Center for Ethical Leadership in Washington State
- Collaborating with the Enemy: How to Work with People You Don’t Agree with or Like or Trust by Adam Kahane
Peace on the Inside: original wisdom and helpful commentary
Improvised Life: quirky examples of art, design, and culture