Leading with Purpose

"To know what one ought to do is certainly the hardest thing in life. "Doing" is comparatively easy."                                                                                                                                                    - Maria Mitchell We all have entrance to the ... More

Leadership Mindset: Courage, Conflict, & COIN

Imagine the typical 9:00am status meeting. Some people are finishing up a bite to eat, others are running to print last minute copies – there is chatter about weekends and cumbersome upcoming projects as stragglers find their seats. The meeting starts at 9:15, there is some half-prepared ... More

Silos & the Human Collective: Be a Human Wikipedia

"Don't reinvent the wheel." The human information collective is vast and powerful. Access to centuries of technical innovation and social progress allows communities to build great cities, fight disease, and continue to improve the quality of life. Mankind's ability to record and share information ... More

The Story of Sisyphus: Trust and Feedback

The Internet is a tough thing for the average person to define. It's a hard concept for me to even start to wrap my head around -in simple words the internet is an information system that exists in this intangible world, serving as a repository for the world's collective knowledge and expertise. You ... More

The Business of Helping Things “Flow”

My first three months as part of the Soundboard team have been a whirlwind of an introduction to the consulting field. I have been exposed to varying degrees of workplace success and the different types of business owners that create profitable enterprises. Like most people, I associate success with ... More