Own the Podium & Rule Number Six

The intentions were in place, the preparation – both physically and mentally … but why do some athletes who are expected to win gold at the Olympics not “own the podium”. The answer might lie in the secret of Rule Number Six. In the book, “The Art of Possibility” Benjamin Zander relates a story of…

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Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen. Brilliant. “Epic and enigmatic songwriter” says Larry Rohter of the New York Times. Often I share the words and music of Leonard Cohen with singers. In high school, an English teacher/mentor would play the recorded music of Cohen for the class – songs like “Suzanne” and “Hallelujah” – and we would delve into…

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