Defining Soft Skills

Someone commented that my trainings and even this blog are too focused on soft skills.  When I inquired what they mean by soft skills…the response was “you know, people stuff like facilitation”.  I tried to come at this with curiosity…

Vulnerability as a Leader

Recently, two colleagues in the community shared something that they were struggling with in a public forum.  One was tied to how challenging her book was to write.  The other was in experiencing a situation where she felt bullied and…

Exercise: Pass The Issue

I experienced this exercise by Denise Jacobs in the Agile2017 closing keynote.  She asked everyone to write down something that their inner self-critic is loud (these were not her exact words but what has stuck with me as the gist).…