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Out on the Skinny Branch

As a dear friend of mine said to me during those difficult days, “Terrie, you were out on the skinny branch – you know the one that easily breaks with a strong wind. You were so busy and overwhelmed and out of touch with your own values, cares, and vision that you failed to pay […]

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Can You Feel It?

It is connection and disconnection, with each other, with nature, and with ourselves, that is the foundation of our experience of life, our effectiveness in action, and the meaningfulness of our purposes.

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When the World Breaks // generateleadership.com

When the World Breaks

When we learn to accept the fact of our finitude, to accept that breaks are part of life, and to learn that we can face and enter these moments with presence, calm focus, and the capacity to improvise, learn, and innovate, then we will have new ways to dance with life and to lead.

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What is Generative Leadership? // generateleadership.com

What is Generative Leadership?

We at the Institute for Generative Leadership have been working on the question, “What is leadership?” for over 30 years, and have come up with criteria that we call “generative.”

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