Fine-Tuning Tools for Self-Reflection

Fine-Tuning Tools for Self-Reflection

I am a firm believer in using protocols for groups to reflect on experiences and identify specific lessons learned and implications for future work.  One of my favorite protocols is the 4 A’s Text Protocol. The protocol asks individuals in small groups to reflect on a...
Political Candidates or Statesmen?

Political Candidates or Statesmen?

Politics was a major part of my early life. Growing up in Washington, DC — the son of the House Office barber — provided many opportunities for discussions about politics. Many of my first memories were actually discussions about statesmanship. What is means and why...
Coach Speak

Coach Speak

Living in the Washington State, I am familiar with our sports scene from professional football, soccer and baseball; to college sports; to high school sports; and the full dose of community-based youth sports. I often learn of messages coaches use to inspire, motivate...