The ‘Vocation’ of My Life

The Coach is In… “The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.”– Pablo Picasso The ‘Vocation’ of My Life I have been thinking about my “vocation;” how did I come to my life’s ‘calling?’  How does anyone come to their life’s calling?  Did I...

Commitment

“It is when you have done your work honestly, when you have contributed your share to the common fund that you begin to live.” — Eugene V. Debs Recently, I had a friend, and former colleague, ask me if I had ever written about “commitment.”  He was asking...

Gratitude

The Coach is In… “Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.”   ― Epicurus Gratitude I desire to write about gratitude today for several reasons.  Perhaps foremost, is that...

Father’s Day – Keep Evolving

The Coach is In…  “Being a father has been, without a doubt, my greatest source of achievement, pride and inspiration. Fatherhood has taught me about unconditional love, reinforced the importance of giving back and taught me how to be a better person.”  Naveen Jain...

Heritage

I had intended to follow-up my last blog post on “Transformation” with a blog on “Purpose.”  Instead, I am taking a little ‘detour’ because of an experience last week.  In some ways, it is a perfect segue from transformation to purpose.  I hope you agree. Last week I...

The Power of Stopping

We are conditioned to think mostly about what we should be ‘doing.’  Certainly, most jobs reward based on what we do.  I understand this.  I have found over time that there is a subtler, and often more powerful, action that is of more value – the act of stopping...