Ask Empowering Questions

Ask Empowering Questions

Remember how it feels to be stuck in a rut? Self-doubt, confusion, and frustration rule your thoughts and emotions. How do you move forward when you get stuck writing, creating, leading a team on a new project, solving a problem amidst so many unknowns, managing...
Did Curiosity Kill the Cat?

Did Curiosity Kill the Cat?

Do you recall anyone admonishing you with the warning, “curiosity killed the cat”? The warning suggests trouble awaits you on the other end of probing too deeply, investigating outside your purview, meddling, snooping, prying where you don’t belong, and just plain...
How Fear Derails Your Success

How Fear Derails Your Success

As an academic, you’ve been trained to interrogate ideas. Have you noticed you’ve developed an expertise in identifying flaws in arguments and logistical inconsistencies in new ideas? Have you noticed this skill goes into overdrive when you’re the one with the new...