Why God Created the Spa

This week I’m on a working road trip. Three different clients in three different cities. I started in Toronto, facilitating a team retreat. Then drove through the night to Ottawa where I spent Tuesday and Wednesday planning a change project. Tomorrow I am in...

It's A Pity You're On Your Own

Pity: The feeling of sorrow and compassion caused by the suffering and misfortunes of others. (Merriam-Webster Dictionary) “It’s a pity you’re on your own,” she said as I set out on today’s adventure.  I looked confused for a moment,...

Life Gets More Interesting When I'm Broke

I wanted to spend a little extra time in London while there to speak at the ICF Global conference next month but was deterred by hotel prices of over $250 CAD per night. Fortunately a friend turned me onto Airbnb, a service whereby local residents let out rooms in...

The View Over Greenland

Yesterday the sky was clear and flying over the east coast of Greenland the sea was full of icebergs, brilliant white against the blue. I think I must be the luckiest woman in the world to begin the morning on a terrace overlooking the Bosphorus, spend the afternoon...