Movies Are Not Junk Food for the Mind

Joseph Lalonde is an award-winning leadership blogger. He helps leaders understand how to use movies to improve their leadership skills and abilities. Joseph has a unique way of teaching leadership. He found that many leadership training and teaching styles were boring. The way leadership is taught often takes away the fun of entertainment. Joseph believesContinue reading “Movies Are Not Junk Food for the Mind”

Dealing With My Stress

“Just enjoy every moment – don’t stress. Just be yourself.” ~ Mabel “The way we think about ourselves will give rise to the world we live in.” ~ Gregg Braden I admit it, I’ve been struggling since the Fall semester began. Trying to balance all the new responsibilities at the college and keep up withContinue reading “Dealing With My Stress”

Aha Moment!

This past week I had a conversation with Kate Wallinga for her podcast, Ignorance Was Bliss. One of the things we talked about was spirituality and the difficulty some people have with the concept of God as a man with a white beard in the sky. I was a little surprised by my response toContinue reading “Aha Moment!”

Bridging Leadership and Spirituality

Dr. Maria Church knows what it is like to lead a team. With over 25 years working for Fortune 500 companies, local governments, non-profits, and academia, she is intimately familiar with all the ups and downs of holding a senior leadership position in both the public and corporate worlds.   Today, as CEO of Dr. Maria Church International, includingGovernment and Corporate divisions as wellContinue reading “Bridging Leadership and Spirituality”

Rethinking Prayer

“Never forget the three powerful resources you always have available to you: love, prayer, and forgiveness.” ~ H. Jackson Brown, Jr. I grew up going to church every Sunday. That’s one way I learned to pray. Lately I’ve been rethinking my entire belief system and this week I was reminded that maybe I need toContinue reading “Rethinking Prayer”