50 posts in category

Calling/Vocation

The Six Top Traits Every Influential Leader Needs

Ansel Adams was fond of saying, “Chance favors the prepared mind,” a variation of a quote by Louis Pasteur: “Dans…

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Why You Should Not Take a Job Right After Graduation

I am 27 years old, smack in the middle of what people call the “Millennial Generation”. One of the characteristics…

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7 Ways to Find Your Calling

I think about calling, purpose and life’s work every day. I don’t take breaks. I don’t take weekends off. I…

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The Surprising Truth About Measuring Your Success

A little over 30 days into a new year and the young leader feels overwhelmed. She’s cleared the minor commitments…

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Why “Never Quit” May be the Worst Advice for Millennials

My childhood dream was to soar above the clouds. After a relentless pursuit, my dream materialized in my twenties when…

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3 Surprising Lessons I Learned About My Identity at Work

“So, what do you do?” It’s the second question we’re all asked at a party or barbecue.  After “what’s your…

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My Advice to Millennials: Tradition Does Not Respect The Ingredients

Massimo Bottura, a master chef and owner of Osteria Francescana in Modena, Italy was awarded Best Restaurant in the World, the first…

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3 Big Myths About Calling

“The idea of calling terrifies me!” she said, with wide eyes and sense of gravity. We were sitting in a…

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A Letter to My 20-Something Self

Dear Phil : I hope this letter finds you well. You’ve been on my mind of late. There are lessons…

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How God Changed My Life by Denting It (Just a Little)

“You were naked up there, girl!” The man standing behind me and my family in line, as we waited to…

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