Lessons in Awareness Blog


Billionaires ante up for climate change

Available only through social media, NowThisFuture profiles amazing new technology and scientific breakthroughs that are shaping our world: wheelchairs controlled by facial expressions; edible six-pack rings to save our ocean friends; sneakers with smart...


Underwater Artist Creates a Museum in the Ocean

Jason deCaires Taylor’s pioneering public art projects are not only examples of successful marine conservation but also works of art that seek to encourage environmental awareness, instigate social change and lead us to appreciate...


The Power of Introverts – Worth Repeating

  This TEDTalk has been around for a while and worth repeating: In a culture where being social and outgoing are prized above all else, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert....


Why Good Leaders Make You Feel Safe

What makes a great leader? Management theorist Simon Sinek suggests, it’s someone who makes their employees feel secure, who draws staffers into a circle of trust. But creating trust and safety — especially in...


Leadership Trait: Vulnerability

Author of Daring Greatly, author Brene Brown illustrates one of the most important traits for leadership growth: vulnerability. Er, gulp.


How To Approach Difficult Conversations

It happens to all of us. Endless conversations that lead nowhere. Meetings that run in circles. Stale strategies. Hidden agendas. Sound familiar? Susan Scott’s Fierce Conversations  offers 7 principles for having Fierce Conversations. Could be...