On Self-Awareness and Hogwarts Houses

In Why Self-awareness is a Gift,Gregory J. Hahn writes: “Self-awareness is the foundation of emotional intelligence. Paradoxically, self-awareness is a gift we cannot give to someone else. But, an assessment can help to release that gift for us.” He’s talking about the StrengthsFinder assessment (CliftonStrengths), which I have taken, in addition to probably every other […]

On Your Human Experience of Change

Life transitions don’t happen in a vacuum. There is no “retirement” without a person who is retiring. It’s silly just thinking about that, right? “Retirement” is a word describing a major life event that is being experienced by an individual. And that individual’s responses and decisions are directly impacted by: their emotions the amount and the […]