2014: Planes + Change

 New Year, New Me This year, I’m still traveling around the world…with one big change. I surprised quite a few people when they heard I’d become the Head of Global Hospitality for a company, Airbnb, that is on pace to become the … Continued

MIND YOUR OWN BUSY-NESS: MY WEEK ON MEDITATION

Sitting across from me at dinner on the first night of my meditation retreat, I am confronted by the vision of a very large, middle-aged woman who probably outweighs me by more than 100 pounds. And joining her is my … Continued

DISTINGUISHING BETWEEN A CALLING AND WORKAHOLISM

(Published on Huffington Post April 10, 2012) Are you a workaholic or a “work-a-frolic”? The term “workaholism” is now forty years old, but the average American works two hundred more hours per year today than they did when this word … Continued