What Are Your Great-Grandparents’ Names?

What Are Your Great-Grandparents’ Names?

Every month I meet with an incredibly exceptional group of heart-led leaders. We call our forum Iron Works, from one of my favorite proverbs: “As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another (Proverbs 27:17).” Each month we fly to a new city, have dinner, open...
Letters of Leadership

Letters of Leadership

Let me tell you about a man named Walter Isenberg. I’ve known Walter for many years. He and his wife, Christie, are generous donors to the National Leadership Academy, and their daughter Nicole was one of the very first graduates of our program. Walter is one of the...
Live Like You’re Dying

Live Like You’re Dying

Back when I was growing up in New York State, I didn’t listen to much else besides Billy Joel, the Eagles, and Journey. Whenever country music came on the radio, I’d immediately change the station. It wasn’t until about twenty years ago that I realized what country...
More Than a Job Title

More Than a Job Title

I’m a huge fan of the New York Yankees, and one of my top three players of all time is Derek Jeter. (The other two are Thurman Munson and Bucky Dent.) For Father’s Day last year, my kids got me a Yankees trivia book. I was looking at it recently and saw that when...
The Look

The Look

Over the weekend, I wrapped up a Heart-Led Leader Women’s retreat at the beautiful Desert Mountain Club in Scottsdale, Arizona. We had twenty-six senior female leaders from all over the country participate. These retreats are all about teaching high-impact leaders to...