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  • Gratitude is good for you
    You saw this one coming, didn't you? We couldn't resist the urge to pause and express thanks to you, our…
  • Regrets, I've had a few
    Kathryn Schulz did an amazing lecture on regret (Ted Lecture Best of 2011). She used her regret over getting a…
  • Downside of suppressing emotions
    Sam has had it with Susie. "She's messed up my schedule again," he grumbles to himself. Sam hasn't said anything…
  • Comfort doesn't produce joy
    Yes, the Christmas carol wishes you "tidings of comfort and joy." But in leadership, seldom do those two emotional states…
  • People who bug you
    A wise woman said to me recently, "My goal is to spend more time with Sue Smith (not her real…
  • Need to call the "whaaa-ambulance?"
    Everyone is capable of a whiny day. When circumstances feel overwhelming or hopeless, even a sunny person can lapse into…
  • The role of anger in leadership
    A recent Forbes.com article titled How Do You Control CEO Rage? seems like a sign of the times. Stress from…