Wanted: Peaceful Warriors

When I entertain conversations about how we’re living in more dangerous times than ever before, it’s easy to let fear and uncertainty paralyze my thinking. I’ve found it more useful to ask, What can I bring to conversations that could help me see things in a new...
Congratulations Kevin Bullard!

Congratulations Kevin Bullard!

On January 1st Kevin Bullard will become one of the newest members of the Garland Chamber of Commerce in Garland, Texas. Dorrier Underwood joined the Chamber when Kevin came onboard two years ago. Since then Kevin has led workshops for the Chamber, participated in...
Give Me a Break!

Give Me a Break!

At Dorrier Underwood, one of our leadership practices is to take a phrase from a novel or poem, use it as a first line, and write flat out for 5 minutes, without pausing or editing. It’s a way of discovering what we have to say to ourselves, and we often read what...

Precipice

Precipice Now comes the steep climb where rocks work loose and the foot slips and dirt tumbles. Sometimes you’re erect other times bent over, or collapsed against a tree or wall or stone, whatever will hold you up. What is clear now, were you to fall: the path behind...