Lean into the Hard Stuff

Originally featured at Millennial Leader I had a professional setback a few weeks ago. After months of preparation, one of my professional goals didn’t come to fruition the way I was hoping and honestly, it was difficult and frustrating to process. It’s moments like these that I, like many of us millennials are tempted to…

Why Leaders Must Confront

This post was also featured in Millennial Leader.  You can check it out here. “Those who are not true leaders will just affirm people at their own immature level.” – Richard Rohr Confrontation.  No one likes it, and yet if there’s one thing that stands between an average leader and a great leader is his ability…

5 Qualities of Effective Leadership

Below is snippet of my article that ran earlier this year at Millennial Leader.  Check it out! We’ve all worked for them.
You know who they are.
They’re either the leaders we run from, or they’re the leaders we gravitate towards. 
Those who inspire us to be better employees, better team members, and usually, better leaders ourselves. Leaders are needed…

On Philip Seymour Hoffman, and why celebrity deaths matter.

While most of the country was prepping their party dip and wings for the year’s biggest game yesterday, the entertainment world was taken back by the heartbreaking news of losing one of it’s most talented artists.  Yesterday morning, Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his Manhattan apartment.  The details are gritty, and sad.  Found on…