HAPPINESS WITHIN REACH: The Open Secret

Share   “I want to be happier. I just don’t know how.” In my work as Stanford faculty, presenter and leadership coach, I hear this confession from adults, 18-80. We live complex, stressful and often disconnected lives, often bombarded by media that convinces us that buying all kinds of stuff will make us happy, beautiful, […]

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The Best Kept Secret to Happiness: Compassion

ShareMarketing executives want us to believe that happiness lies in a product that will taste delicious, magically fill our bank accounts, or transform us into a supermodel that looks not a day past 20. Our social norms promise that happiness will lie in status, accomplishments, relationships, and possessions. We are always on the lookout for […]

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Steve Jobs: A Message for Future Leaders

ShareFrom the Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/randy-taran/steve-jobs-a-message-for-_b_997675.html I am saddened to hear of the passing of Steve Jobs. The legacy he leaves is one of innovation, inspiration and the boldness to channel one’s passions to change the world. At the commencement speech for the 2005 graduating class at Stanford, he told three brilliant stories, which inspire us […]

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