A New Year’s Gift

A New Year’s Gift

When asked what people can do to move forward to better, a number of experts and leaders say: “We need to talk with one another about what matters.” I always want to answer back to the screen or radio: “That’s exactly what we’re doing in the Power Peers Network.” Our...
Learning to Be Peers

Learning to Be Peers

People may need to learn to be peers. As I guide Power Peers conversations, I hear myself and others fall into the trap of duality. We seem quick to sort ourselves and others into defined roles, such as teacher/student; leader/follower; boss/ subordinate;...
Islands of Sanity

Islands of Sanity

Creating and participating in “islands of sanity” allows us to reflect, consider, dream, and build anew. The island is a safe place in uncertain times, when what is known is gone, and what is becoming is unclear. It is a respite in which we remember who we are as...
Why Power Peers Now?

Why Power Peers Now?

Laura Piening started Power Peers, because she loves interesting and meaningful conversations with people who are committed to speaking from the heart and listening with respect. Enjoy this first Power Peers video and consider joining peers with whom you can explore...
Action Cures Hopelessness

Action Cures Hopelessness

Action cures hopelessness – advice from Dean Koontz’ beautiful character, Odd Thomas. Not sure if Odd actually spoke the words or if the words were spoken by another character to Odd. However, they appeared in my life at a time when I did not know how to move...