25 June

Can You See the Alligator in the Tree?

Can You See the Alligator in the Tree?

In the new economy, survival instincts sometimes keep us stuck and slow us down.  Our world is changing faster than our ability to adapt. Conscious people and conscious leaders use their executive brains to navigate the murky waters of uncertainty. For centuries, scientists believed that the ability to climb trees was a trait extinct in today’s…

20 June

Change is the Rule

Change is the Rule

Whether we realize it or not, change is the only reliable constant in modern life.  Change is the rule and adaptation is the key to survival. The world is changing faster than our ability to adapt. Being conscious is how you thrive in a world of change.  Healthy Companies CEO Bob Rosen describes the power of…

14 June

Who is that Person in the Mirror?

Who is that Person in the Mirror?

“Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?”  In Snow White, Grimm’s famous fairy tale, the Magic Mirror never lies – much to the Queen’s great displeasure. But in real life, there is no such thing as a magic mirror and our mirrors don’t always tell the truth. When we look at…

4 June

How to Bounce Back from Adversity

How to Bounce Back from Adversity

After talking to hundreds of CEOs in dozens of countries, there is one fundamental truth that stands out for me. There is no such thing as stability; the only constant is change and uncertainty. Great leaders must learn two lessons that are critical to their success in life and business: First, embrace the reality of…

1 June

Lessons in Cultural Literacy

Lessons in Cultural Literacy

I still remember my first trip to Japan. Surrounded by the signs and sounds of Japanese, I felt utterly lost. Unable to decipher even the most basic information in restaurants and on city streets, I retreated into myself. It was hard to stretch into unfamiliar territory. When I asked questions, people reacted in ways I…