• Updates from the West Coast, T7 Details, Community Happenings

  • I want to pass on important news regarding our Telemachus team. First is to let you know Lisa Michalski, who has so wonderfully served as our COO since August, will be winding down her role by the end of May. I have been blessed to have Lisa as a partner bringing extraordinary capability, experience, wisdom and deep faith.

  • As I reflect on our first five years together, I am more aware than ever of the mentoring gap in our culture. Today’s complexities present a unique challenge and opportunity. We know the challenges all too well: the 24/7 pace, lack of connection and support between the generations, technology, and more.

  • As spring breaks out and a challenging winter is behind us, we’re thankful for a busy and productive few months within the Telemachus network, full of exciting new projects and wonderful community events all across the US.

  • I have been disturbed, a bit haunted, by a TED talk, “Does Money Make You Mean?” Sociologist Paul Piff reviews seven years of research and concludes that as our wealth increases (1) our empathy and compassion for others declines and (2) our sense of entitlement and self-interest increases.  Read on if you want to hear…