Monthly Archives: August 2007

On Vertical Collaboration

I’ve been thinking lately about “vertical collaboration.” Vertical collaboration is what happens between people when there is a reporting relationship of some kind and a power differential. Collaboration is often associated with equal power and status, a “peer group” of some kind. But collaboration is also a skill preeminently to be mastered between the layers […]

Just Keep Me Where the Light Is

Hear me read this post. Recently I attended a personal development workshop called The Wall, taught by Carol Peringer of Excellence Seminars and eight supremely helpful volunteer assistants. For the eighteen people who attended, the workshop transformed initial hesitation into a powerful and moving exploration of purpose, relationships and inner space. I came away deeply […]