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New youth mentoring program seeks more volunteers to meet growing demand
You only need an hour a week to make a difference in a child’s life
Let’s decide to do something about decision fatigue
You are not alone. We are all navigating anxiety, loneliness, fatigue and grief, and it’s exhausting.
With 2020 behind us, it’s a good time to reflect, then act
Reflection is just the first part. It informs the driving question: What is needed now?
We have the power to choose our response to crisis
We do not welcome this pandemic. But we can embrace our resulting choices. Where will we choose to go?
During this outbreak, let’s be warriors
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, it’s time for a renewed focus on making a difference.
Community leadership in an election year
Leadership is not a spectator sport, nor is citizenship. Let’s lead the way. Connect. Listen. Act.
Connecting the dots: Leadership and management
Balancing leadership (the people side) and management (the process side) is a key to success.
The career journey never really ends, so continue yours
“Life is a continuous journey. You might as well enjoy the ride instead of just racing to the end.”
What Ted Wenta taught Snohomish County about leadership
A colleague recalls what she learned from the late YMCA executive and former Everett School Board member.
A system that’s not broken still might need to be changed
Sometimes governments, school districts, businesses and nonprofits are designed to sustain oppression.
When things go poorly, own the errors and learn from them
Busy leaders should also slow down, take a breath, listen — and take the time to teach.
Leadership style can be as individual as your fingerprints
When we help out, encourage others and try to make a difference, we’re playing a valuable role.