Tag Archives: vulnerability

Jim Morris Transitions Out of Moementum in Pursuit of a More Inclusive World by

Moementum Principal Jim Morris has left Moementum’s day-to-day to accept a role as Chief Consulting Officer at our partner diversity firm, White Men as Full Diversity Partners (WMFDP). In the last few years much of Jim’s work has turned towards partnership … Continue reading

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The Choice to Believe by

“If you don’t like how you’re feeling, change what you are believing.” Great advise, if only it were that simple. Agility and resilience are great concepts; they are holy grails to aspire to for those lucky sorts who are not … Continue reading

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The Back Story-10 Business Issues from 2015 That We Think Are True, Even Though We Can’t Prove It by

Last week we published a list of 10 Business Issues from 2015 that we think are true but can’t prove. Here is the backstory on these issues and why we picked them with links in case you’re interested in finding … Continue reading

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Rise of Guys: Masculinity in America by

This week, Moementum paired up with two local non-profits to host a showing of, “The Mask You Live In,” in our hometown of Bend, Oregon. The Sundance Award winning film tells the story of how boys and men are negatively … Continue reading

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My Mistake by

I hate it when I make a familiar mistake. And yet, at the age of 53, I am keenly aware that most of my missteps and frailties are familiar ones by now. I have enough experience, wisdom and self-knowledge that … Continue reading

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Two Questions for Self-Reflection by

Who Am I? Who Am I with You? These two questions are at the top of my “what-I-remember-about-graduate-school” lists. Professor Ed Tomey told us in 1989 in my Master’s program that these two questions were the backbone to our field, … Continue reading

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A Healthy Team Shows – Boston Children’s Hospital by

Boston Children’s Hospital was literally buzzing with people yesterday. There were 5 greeters in red shirts there to meet us in the valet/handicapped area. At check-in the cheery nurse saw the unique attributes of both my nephews, being admitted for … Continue reading

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At Amazon Accountability Falls Short Without Empathy by

I have been thinking deeply about the recent New York Times article about Amazon’s culture (and resultant blogging by many), wavering between unfounded judgments (how could someone lead this way?) and also holding empathy for Jeff Bezos, Amazon’s founder and CEO, … Continue reading

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Yes, Team Cohesion Still Matters by

This month, the Moementum Work Smart Blog will focus on the topic of team cohesion and team building. The practice of building team cohesion is as relevant today as it ever was, but the methods have certainly changed and improved … Continue reading

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White Male Corporate Supra-Culture: The Water We Swim In by

In addressing the cultures of individual companies, we would be negligent if we did not also address the greater topic of U.S. Corporate culture. Stay with me on this – it’s really important for all of us. As you no … Continue reading

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