Featured Member Blogs

by David Sibbet

Spider Medicine

This is a piece about COVID, the Elections and Poetry. Let’s start with the poem. In 2019, well before the ...

Can We Pivot Toward Hope?

In politics a “pivot” is a turn in another direction. Lots of different turning is called “spinning.” When we stop ...

by Gisela Wendling

Communitas: Hope and Belonging in the Midst of Disruption

“The pandemic and current social uprising changes everything we see, everything we write, and everything we read.” Jane Hirshfield, ...

Turning Toward One Another in a Time of Crisis

The more I try to grasp the many dimensions of the global crisis that has so fundamentally changed our ...

by Amy Lenzo

And the Hits Keep Coming

(image) This variety of rose – I can’t remember her name – is a bit shy and you have to tip ...

The Miracle of Life

(image) It’s almost like clockwork – every Spring, no matter how long it’s been since I last posted, I ...

by Alan Briskin

Noetic Leadership

Noetic leadership is a visionary concept with ancient roots. When Claire Lachance, CEO of the Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS), ...

The Power of Fields

For the first time in quite a while, I am moved to consider a book project, something I do with ...

Karen Wilhelm Buckley
by Karen Wilhelm Buckley

Mary Gelinas
by Mary Gelinas

An Antidote to Uncertainty

In a recent conversation with friends and colleagues in the United States and Europe, Marilee Adams, author of an insightful ...

Four Pillars of a Healthy Mind

In 1992, neuroscientist Richard J. Davidson met the Dalai Lama for the first time. Like many neuroscientists and psychologists, he had ...

Potato Sack Chronicles
by Bill Bancroft

Regional Law Firm

For a highly regarded Regional Law Firm headquartered in the Southwest, Conbrio was asked to assess the firm’s ...

KWA Transitional Leadership

For KWA construction, Conbrio Managing Principal Bill Bancroft worked with the owner to prepare and finally transfer leadership to ...

Kathia Lazlo
by Kathia Lazlo

My thoughts

Finding my voice has been an ongoing process... the process of discovering my authentic self. I have come to appreciate ...

by Rob Eskridge

Dad invented the Turkey Roast

Happy Thanksgiving with a touch of business history

Dad Invented the Turkey Roast

When I was a boy, we lived in St. Louis, where Dad worked for the Ralston Purina Company.  They had ...