A Belated Happy Birthday, and Thank You, to Title IX!

I was away in Puerto Rico at the ABA Litigation Section’s Spring Leadership meeting when the 40th anniversary of Title IX occurred earlier this week on June 23.  Title IX is the landmark legislation that outlawed discrimination between men’s and women’s educational programs, and perhaps its most well-known benefit...



On Positive Thinking

A recent column in the New York Times by Jane Brody on the power of optimism brought me back to my training in appreciative inquiry and positive psychology at the College of Executive coaching.  Brody shared the research that optimists had lower death rates than pessimists over a 30-year...



What Do Others Know About Your Leadership Style That You Don’t?

If you want to become a better leader, the first thing you need to do is understand how you are currently leading.  How well do you know your leadership strengths and weaknesses?  What would others say about your leadership style, and how you go about leading your team?  If...



Making Meetings Matter

Want an easy way to improve your leadership?  Become one of those rare individuals who knows how to run a meeting, whether virtual or in person, for maximum effect, both in terms of outcomes as well as team development.  I’ve put together ten tips for Making Meetings Matter, or...



Mentoring in Mythology, And Making It Work For You

I’m off to Dallas today to speak to the Legal Marketing Association’s national conference on how mentoring can be used to teach business development skills to attorneys. Ever wonder where the term “mentor” originated?  As an engineering undergraduate student, I was required to take a few “social-humanistic” electives outside...



Happy International Women’s Day

I did my part to commemorate International Women’s Day today by being sworn in as the newest member of Alameda’s Housing Commission.  Wait, you didn’t know today was International Women’s Day, or what it’s about?  I am here to help.  International Women’s Day occurs each year on March 8. ...



Thanks to SWE for a Great Leadership Workshop

Thank you to the Society of Women Engineers Western Regions Joint Conference for a terrific event in Honolulu last week!  I enjoyed the opportunity to meet a spectacular group of women engineers, and connect with friends old and new.  The turnout at our workshop “Leaders Are Made, Not Born”...



Leadership Matters.

Leaders set the tone for how the rest of the team behaves, and if this weekend’s performance by the team at Emeryville’s Best Buy store is any indication, the leadership at that store is in deep trouble.  It all started when I needed a back-up hard drive for my...



“Leaders Are Made, Not Born”

Sound familiar?  The full quote came from Vince Lombardi, who said, “Leaders are made, they are not born.  They are made by hard effort, which is the price which all of us must pay to achieve any goal that is worthwhile.”  He was talking about the need to work...



Girl Scouts USA Declares 2012 the “Year of the Girl”

I’m excited to see that as part of the Girl Scouts centennial this year, the Girl Scouts have declared this the “Year of the Girl.”  It is a celebration of girls, a recognition of their leadership potential, and a commitment to creating a coalition of like-minded organizations and individuals...



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