Posts by Henry Landes

My Heart is Full of Gratitude

This Gratitude List from DVFBC founder, Henry Landes, as he recovers from a broken ankle, reminds all of us of the importance of thankfulness throughout the year, regardless of the circumstances.  I am grateful for many things, including: My mother, Anna, who is 95 and counting. She is pleasant, steady, gracious, and clear-headed even as…

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What’s Your Boss Experience?

After reading the article below from Harvard Business Review, I thought about the Executives I have had the privilege of guiding for the past 25 years. I am interested in their own Boss experience throughout their careers. Furthermore, I’m curious about how their teams perceive them as bosses. I wondered about my team’s assessment of…

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Gifts from My Father

(Gifts from My Father by Barry Young, Kairos School of Spiritual Foundation) In a recent gathering of a remarkable group of men whom I count as “soul brothers”, I asked each member to reflect on our fathers. With a mixture of anxiety, affection, and tears, we all shared about the Main Man of our lives.…

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Speaking the Truth in Love

Telling the truth is difficult under the best of circumstances. But in challenging times like the economy we now face, speaking the truth can be hard but necessary in any business. People have to be told that they are losing their jobs, or much anticipated new initiatives have to be put on hold. In a…

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