Laying the stepping stones for a new way forward. For some time I’ve been pondering the question, “What is queer leadership — and does it even exist?” It would be easier to ask, “What is Gay Leadership?” because we have witnessed gay leadership… Read More »What Constitutes a Queer Leadership?
What is integrity and why is it the most important and vital quality in leadership? We demonstrate individual integrity with honesty and strong moral principles to guide our choices and actions. What happens when you make a decision based on… Read More »Queering Leadership: An Evolutionary, Humanitarian Approach – LOP101
In June 2018 I started the Living OUT Podcast. I had no idea at that time what the show might become. Certainly, I have expanded the breadth of what I talk about since episode 001. Currently, I am focused on… Read More »Celebrating 100 Episodes of the Living OUT Podcast – LOP100
How can we work together as a collective of queer thinkers to embrace, demonstrate, and advocate a humanitarian leadership of belonging? How can we – collectively as queer people – lead from the margins to metaphorically corral the disparate fractions… Read More »How Otherness Empowers a Queer Leadership – LOP099
Live OUT your unique identity to create an LGBTQ leadership that makes a difference in the world. Recently I listened to The TED Interview, Yuval Noah Harari reveals the real dangers ahead in which Harari explains why it might feel… Read More »Writing a New Narrative. The Power of Story to Save Humanity – LOP098
Mark Tara is an LGBT Content Creator, Recording Artist, and the Creator & Host of the Gay radio show, Rainbow Country 🌈, heard every Tuesday from 11pm-1am on CIUT 89.5FM in Toronto. Mark invited me on the show to talk… Read More »My Interview on Gay Radio Show, Rainbow Country – LOP097
How the gender binary limits critical thinking. Earlier this week I was quickly browsing my Facebook feed and read a post that was purposefully provocative and included a text meme of the following: “There are only two genders – Science“.… Read More »If There Is No Binary, Where Does Gender Exist? LOP096
Have you ever felt like you left the best parts of who you are in the closet? Think about that question for a moment. When we come out of the closet as LGBTQ people, most often we experience coming out… Read More »To Make a Difference in the World You Must Live Out Without Apology – LOP095
There are two examples from my life when I was living fully out, gay and proud, and expressing who I was – other than now when I feel like I’m all gay all the time! 🙂 In retrospect, within the… Read More »Have You Left The Best Parts Of You In The Closet?
Social Media Constricts Communication and Activates the Fight Response. Recently, someone I follow and highly respect on Facebook, whose training programs I have paid to take part in, posted praise for an author and so-called intellectual for whom I have… Read More »How to Think Critically, and for Yourself, in the Information Age – LOP094