The Reboot Blog

Articles & reflections on the inner work of leadership and resiliency.

Big Love

Big Love

“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.”- Rumi. Sometime, if we’re lucky, an…

Clarity and Grace

Clarity and Grace

“To pay attention, this is our endless and proper work.” – Mary Oliver I’ve been transitioning since the beginning of the year. Adrift in a changing sea, I’ve moved homes,…

Aftermath

Aftermath

I’m always a bit shocked when I hear the infamous statistic that “90% of startups fail.” The beginning of any entrepreneurial endeavor can seem like a good idea at the…

Sacred Pause

Sacred Pause

“Hurrying and delaying are alike ways of trying to resist the present.” – Alan Watts As I was leaving the condo this morning, I poked my head into my room…

The Opportunity

The Opportunity

A few weeks ago, Jerry and I were in London for a couple of workshops for the tech community there. During the second afternoon, we sent participants out in pairs…

The Gifts of Relationship

The Gifts of Relationship

Back in 2008, I’d started writing a blog post based around the assertion that “relationships are the new ashram”’ In other words: you can spare yourself a navel-gazing trip to…

Go Your Own Way

Go Your Own Way

Growing up in a fairly small town in Wisconsin, I went to a tiny private school where most classmates played sports, dated, and shopped together, while I did my own…

Passing By

Passing By

We never know what will happen next. The point of being alive is to be there for it. — Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche In one of my first creative journals, I…