Bring love to work - relationships matter

Bring your love to work

The dictionary says the verb “love” is “to like or enjoy very much.” One of the outcomes of bringing love to work is that everyone is happier/more satisfied at work. Every single person at work wants to be seen and valued. Connections based on respect and caring create a culture of well-being.  A new CEO[…]

What does love have to do with work? Image of colleagues encouraging one another.

What does love have to do with work?

Tess, a new supervisor, complained about the people she supervised. “If it weren’t for the people, I’d love this job,” she bemoaned. “They are adults. Don’t you think they could just do their work?” Tess was always magical when working with adolescents. But now, working with adults, she somehow thought that love, compassion, and understanding[…]

You are a being of wondrous light

How will you shine your light?

For many people around the world this time of the year celebrates light. For many, this has been a darker than usual year. Amazingly, even without much light, there is a light that never wanes. It is the light and love that glow in our hearts. Sometimes we can’t see our own light…..yet others reflect[…]

Life is a bowl of cherries, even when there are hardships

Are your cherries sweet or sour?

Life is Just a Bowl of Cherries. It is a great song Doris Day recorded in May, 1967. Ginger Rogers sang and danced it in 1960. Perhaps the bowl of cherries has not been your experience this year.  Individually, we can make the lists of all the disruptions and hardships of 2020. A very easy-to-do[…]

A child playfully swinging above the skyscrapers of a city business district

Hearts are allowed in the working world

Two-year-old Lila announced, “Nobody’s at the door.” Then she said, “there is onebody, me.” Recently, we have been taken with the spontaneous language and playfulness of children.  Now you may be thinking that this story sounds like sweetness and light, that we’re talking only about a child. What if we, as adults, were more lighthearted?[…]

A glowing, expansive, connected heart

We choose the state of our heart

In these times have you found your thoughts racing? Going easily to worry? Painting painful future scenarios? It is easy to be caught up in repetitive thoughts.  However, it’s important NOT to lose track of the positivity and wisdom always available in our hearts. Our heart is a most magnificent energy system always ready to[…]