Idea Sharing Archive

Welcome to the Business of Shared Leadership blog! This weekly installment features thought-provoking posts and discussions about inspired leadership topics, authored by Kevin Hancock.

#15 | WHITE SPACE
“One day our descendants will think it incredible that we paid so much attention to things like the amount of melanin in our skin or the shape of our…
#14 | RESURRECTING MARY
“Jesus’s inner circle of disciples includes both men and women on an equal footing. There is no distinction made between a male group of disciples and a female group…
#13 | OH . . . THE STORIES WE’VE TOLD
“La Storia di questi avvenimenti fu scritta dai vincitori.” (“The history of these events was written by the winners.”) –Italian proverb Are you aware that your view of the…
#12 | SUNSETTING MY IPHONE
2021 IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE SERIES BY KEVIN HANCOCK “If people sat outside and looked at the stars each night I bet they would live a lot differently.” —Bill Watterson It…
#11 | A SELF-ABSORBED AMERICA
2021 IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE SERIES BY KEVIN HANCOCK “The world is big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.” —John Muir Last week…
#10 | THE CEO ROLE
2021 IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE SERIES BY KEVIN HANCOCK “Every writer I know has trouble writing.” —Joseph Heller I often have to write for a while before it becomes clear to…
#9 | HENRY, MAMIE, EDDIE, AND BUTCH
2021 IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE SERIES BY KEVIN HANCOCK “Your choices and efforts, be they small or grand, define who you are.” —Richelle Goodrich Henry and Mamie Wilson migrated north from…
#8 | THE GOOSE AND THE APPLE
2021 IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE SERIES BY KEVIN HANCOCK “Abundance is not something we acquire. It is something we tune into.” —Wayne Dyer The Charles River Esplanade is a meandering urban…
#7 | THE FUTURE-BASED SELF
2021 IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE SERIES BY KEVIN HANCOCK   “What you think, you become. What you feel, you attract. What you imagine, you create.” —Buddha Despite an incalculable myriad of…
#6 | CIRCLES AND SQUARES
2021 IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE SERIES BY KEVIN HANCOCK “You have noticed that everything an Indian does is in a circle, and that is because the Power of the World always…
#5 | ORIGINS
2021 IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE SERIES BY KEVIN HANCOCK “Bureaucracy and social harmony are inversely proportionate to each other.” —Leon Trotsky What are the origins of bureaucracy? How did “power” historically…
#4 | SURRENDER
2021 IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE SERIES BY KEVIN HANCOCK “Well, I’ll be darned,” Walt said to Jimmy from the driver’s seat of the truck. “Yes,” Jimmy replied from the passenger side….
#3 | STAYING ON MISSION IN A CHAOTIC WORLD
2021 IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE SERIES BY KEVIN HANCOCK In the first decades of the twenty-first century, three exceptional yet unforeseen events altered humanity’s course. On the morning of September 11,…
#2 | Awakening
2021 IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE SERIES BY KEVIN HANCOCK Awakening to what? Awakening to the sacred knowing that dwells within us all. Awakening to the power, path, and purpose that only…
2021: JOIN ME ON AN IDEA-SHARING ADVENTURE
Hello! In the spring of this year I am publishing my next book! 48 WHISPERS from Pine Ridge and the Northern Plains is a hybrid of sorts. First, it’s…