How are you doing? It’s rough right now, right? It is. It is.
I know leading with compassion can be challenging when you’re feeling drained. Let’s work together to keep our energy vibing high despite the challenges and find strength in our ability to recharge together.
Here are a few perspectives that may help you get that breath of fresh air you need to keep going and growing—and buoy others:
- How do you provide the most welcomed kind of support? Jancee Dunn suggests asking, “Do you want to be helped, heard or hugged?” Her suggestions are for personal relationships, but I think this approach works very well for professional ones too, including the last option which in modern work environments is often just as welcome as the first two.
- The Atlantic poses that it’s not just the money behind sustainable investments that matters, symbolism is important too. I liked this point. When we show harmful industries that we care, actions multiply, amplify, and create massive policy shifts. Again, this idea of ripples joining to become waves…
- This family business shares perspectives on making generational diversity work and overviews how changing times influence management basics.
- Cool TED Talk list on improving your health by staying aware of health tech advances and how to utilize them.