Past Newsletters

INTRODUCING…..”Wisdom Made Simple Q&A”

Dear Readers, At Emergent Success, it is our desire to provide you support during these challenging times– both professionally and personally. As we go about co-creating new ways to reimagine our lives, it occurred to us that another way we… Keep Reading

We Can All Do Better

As I was reflecting on the events of the past week, I came across this quote from Jeffrey Ostler, a writer for The Atlantic; “The original sin at America’s founding was twofold. America was built by the labor of enslaved… Keep Reading

Exploring the Intentionality of How

The gift of disruption is that it kicks us out of unconscious/automatic mode – whether we like it or not! During this global pause, we can rally against the uncontrollable disruption, or choose to see how it might be giving… Keep Reading

Re-imagining the Future Together

As we come to the realization that we will not be going back to the way things used to be, before the Corona virus became a global pandemic, we come to find ourselves in that between space. We have memories… Keep Reading

Glasses with Question Mark Lenses

The first time I experienced a deep loss, that left me feeling like I was wearing glasses with question mark lenses, was back in 1995. Now that we are over a month into social distancing and stay at home orders,… Keep Reading

A Pause for EQ

As I was considering a topic for this newsletter, I came back to a poem by Noel Davis called a pause. In it he shares that a pause is “a break away from push and shove, a moment at home… Keep Reading

Co-creating Our Shared Emotional Environment

During this pandemic, I had the opportunity to listen to a presentation, by Lisa Feldman Barrett, where she stated, “We co-construct each other’s emotions.” Her point was that we can use our words with one another in either a positive… Keep Reading

Love creates vulnerability for grief

The tragic death of Kobe and eight others from Orange County, has transformed this international story into a local one for us in the OC. I have yet to speak with anyone locally, who did not have a story about… Keep Reading

How does 2020 look for you?

“We are all just walking each other home.” Ram Dass Sometimes you read something, and it can really work you for quite a bit. This has been true for me in reading the quote attributed to Ram Dass, who just… Keep Reading