Is Your Team Only As Strong As Its Leader?

Is Your Team Only As Strong As Its Leader?

With Travis Kalanick’s departure from Uber, there are numerous blogs and funds watching to see if Uber can maintain its unicorn status and growth predictions without its number one leader and founder. In my mind that’s one big problem for Uber right there. Why is its...
This is Why I Pay Full Price

This is Why I Pay Full Price

It’s springtime in the Bay Area and you know what that means? Yes! Lots of spring school auctions. Bid on this dinner, this massage, this gift certificate to a local store. It all sounds reasonable. And a great bargain!...
Feeling Overwhelmed? What is YOUR True Limit?

Feeling Overwhelmed? What is YOUR True Limit?

True confession here. Although the majority of my clients at one time or another turn to me for some time/energy management help, I’m always walking that journey alongside my clients. No matter how much I know (and practice) of optimal time management practices, I...
A Leader’s Guide: What’s Worth Tracking?

A Leader’s Guide: What’s Worth Tracking?

Picture this — I’m in my tennis lesson when I look down at my Apple Watch to check my heart rate. And instead of seeing a heart rate, I see the ambiguous searching circle. Where is my heart rate?!...
One Big Team Challenge

One Big Team Challenge

A recent observation about teamwork comes courtesy of my mother-in-law. My son was playing in a local tennis tournament recently. He plays singles and doubles, but for tournament’s doubles, they pair you randomly with another player your age....