Spirituality in Daily Life

Diamond Approach students have traditionally studied this path with the purpose of getting in touch with and living from spirit.  Teachings have largely been in person, requiring significant time and…

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Training the Business Trainers

Using CDBG funds, the Portland Development Commission (PDC) runs a business development program for low and moderate incomes residents.  To deliver services they contract with about a dozen organizations that…

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Authentic Communication

As my blog posts and client lists attest to, most of my consulting practice revolves around small business and community development. I was at a board retreat last month and…

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More Flawless Consulting

I participated in a Peter Block webinar based on his book, Flawless Consulting. As I’ve written in a previous post, his authentic-communication-with-compassion approach is refreshing. Here are some of the…

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Peter Block

I fell in love with Peter Block years ago when I read "Flawless Consulting." It was eye opening to absorb his authentic approach to client relations.  He's now turned his…

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