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Your Why Matters

There are no words I can write to check in on you that feel sufficient right now. “How are you?” as a friend often asks, feels as if I’m borrowing a phrase.But, that’s all I know to ask.How are you? Once again, the…
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Braving the Holidays with Generosity – Part 7/7

We’ve arrived at the end of the Braving the Holidays series with five days to spare before the new year. Hint: There’s still an opportunity to practice!The G in braving stands for generosity. No, this is NOT about last-minute…
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Braving the Holidays with Non-Judgment

When you’re looking for the perfect gift, it often comes down to what people want and or need. By the time you’re reading this, I hope the presents have already been shared, the wrapping paper is cleaned up, and you're enjoying the simple…
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Braving the Holidays with Integrity – Part 5

In two days we’ll celebrate Christmas. Whether you’re gathering with family or celebrating with your immediate household, the fifth part of braving the holidays is essential to building and maintaining trust. The “I” in braving…
A Call to Ordinary Courage - Sara Thomas
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A Call to Ordinary Courage

I ran to the store early Sunday morning after hearing the news of another mass shooting in our country. This time, it hit too close to home. This time, the ache too deep for words. This time, I wondered in anxious concern whether the names…
Certified Dare to Lead Facilitator Sara Thomas
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TGIF: Dare to Lead – Week 25

When I began TGIF in January, I couldn’t for the life of me remember where it came from.About a month ago, I realized it was Brené Brown...because she started posting it on social media again.I spent three days training to become…
You want to be courageous, but fear holds you back. Explore how the 34 CliftonStrengths (formerly StrengthsFinder) can help you slay fear by rumbling with vulnerability. #courage #vulnerability #cliftonstrengths #strengthsfinder #rumble Sara Thomas
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Slaying Fear with Strengths:

34 Ways You Can Rumble with Vulnerability so you can Lead with Courage Over the past two weeks, I've listened to countless people talk about courage.While at a conference, I listened to deeply personal stories of women leading with courage.…
Courageous Goals Sara Thomas
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Clarify your courageous goals

What do you want? Really.What do you want? Making a difference in the lives of people you love, causes you believe in, and organizations you support is worth the effort. It takes focus, courage, and energy to achieve your goals.So…