The world has shifted under our feet. Some of us may have fallen, some of us already got up, and some of us are thriving. Which one are you? Part of the answer is your unique circumstances, part of the answer is a test of who you are as a CEO.

Here are Some Good Thoughts regardless of where you are at the moment. (links to details found below)

NEED SOME GOOD NEWS ABOUT COVID-19? HERE ARE SIX REASONS FOR OPTIMISM

This article details therapeutic treatments, better tests, the value of masks, better information on how it spreads, and vaccines. The highlight for me is “nearly every scientist in the world is focused on the same problem. This is starting to pay real dividends.”

WHY CEOS SHOULD MODEL VULNERABILITY

This article details how CEOs that are willing to embrace vulnerability and transparency will create a uniquely fertile culture in which thinking deeply about one’s blind spots and development needs is not only tolerated, it’s encouraged and rewarded. These are important lessons in difficult times.

HOW TO DEAL WITH LIFE’S CHALLENGES

In the book “Awareness – Conversations with the Masters“, Anthony de Mello shares stories with you to help you realize that happiness is your natural state. With happiness as your natural state, you begin to examine the factors that take you out of that state, and make you unhappy. This book can help you become aware, and deal with life’s challenges much more powerfully.

THE CEO’S GUIDE TO SAFELY REOPENING THE WORKPLACE

This short post shares different approaches to consider. Will you use an information-based solution, or an always-on solution? How will your employees react? How can you use your best judgement to get it right? 

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