Catalyst Weekly Rewind (Dec 15) – preparing for improvement

Catalyst Weekly Rewind (Dec 15) – preparing for improvement

Was last week so awesome you want to live it again? Or maybe you’d prefer a do-over. Let’s rewind. Start this week off right by taking a moment to review the best of last week. This is a quick listing of what I published, the articles I curated, and then some insights about where I’m focusing energy. I always welcome the opportunity to connect over good conversation. Have a great week. Go own it! Quote of the week The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers. ― Ralph Nader Created: published last week The theme of the articles shared last week seems focused on preparing to improve. Fitting, as I work through the final stages of focusing and explaining what I do. As such, it was a heavy week of production (and a lot for … [Read more...]

Catalyst Weekly Rewind (Dec 8) – are you really telling stories?

Catalyst Weekly Rewind (Dec 8) – are you really telling stories?

Was last week so awesome you want to live it again? Or maybe you’d prefer a do-over. Let’s rewind. Start this week off right by taking a moment to review the best of last week. This is a quick listing of what I published, the articles I curated, and then some insights about where I’m focusing energy. I always welcome the opportunity to connect over good conversation. Have a great week. Go own it! Quote of the week Everyone you meet has something to teach you. Created: What I published this week LinkedIn: 3 basic elements every good story needs CSO: Which security story are you telling? Podcast: DtSR Episode 121 - NewsCast for December 1st, 2014 Curated: The articles I shared via social media I generally share 3-5 articles a day across social … [Read more...]

Catalyst Weekly Rewind (Dec 1) – two sides of human kindness

Catalyst Weekly Rewind (Dec 1) – two sides of human kindness

Did you get a chance to read what I created and curated last week? The weekly rewind is a brief look at last week -- the work I published, articles I curated, and insights in where I’m focusing some energy -- all in one place. A few of the curated articles (on Friday) really stood out to me; definitely worth a read. I always welcome the opportunity to connect over good conversation. Have a great week. Quote of the week Believe everyone has something they can teach you to make your life better. Created: What I published this week I took the week to enjoy time with family - which means it was a light week of publishing. However, we did publish a podcast worth checking out: DtSR Episode 120 - Hacking the Human (again) - engaging conversation with Chris … [Read more...]

Catalyst Weekly Rewind (Nov 24) – more value, less time

Catalyst Weekly Rewind (Nov 24) – more value, less time

Did you get a chance to read what I created and curated last week? The weekly rewind is a brief look at last week -- the work I published, articles I curated, and insights in where I’m focusing some energy -- all in one place. A few of the curated articles (on Friday) really stood out to me; definitely worth a read. I always welcome the opportunity to connect over good conversation. Have a great week. Quote of the week “The chains of habit are generally too small to be felt until they are too strong to be easily broken.” -Samuel Johnson Created: What I published this week Successful leaders use the value of time to boost security team results Podcasts: DtR 119 - NewsCast for November 17th, 2014 -- the every-other week discussion of the top news in … [Read more...]

Catalyst Weekly Rewind – Value in time and passwords

Catalyst Weekly Rewind – Value in time and passwords

As we start another week, take a moment to pause, rewind, and replay the highlights from last week. This captures the work I published, elements I shared, and offers some insights in where I’m focusing some energy. Connection, context, and conversation are encouraged! Quote of the week This week I came across a word that really resonated with me: meraki: (verb) do something with soul, creativity, or love; to put something of yourself into your work I hope you get to experience some this week! Created: What I published this week To increase value, you need to know what your time is really worth -- my second post on LinkedIn, based on an exercise I use in my speaking, training, and advisor programs. Sometimes humbling, knowing what our time is worth allows us to … [Read more...]