How Are You?

This is a recording from our Stagen Community Forum. During this multi-part series, we invite our members to participate in live conversations to explore how we are being called forth as leaders during the COVID-19 crisis.


Anxiety is the experience of growth itself. In any endeavor, how do you feel when you go from one stage to the next? The answer: You feel anxious. Anxiety that is denied makes us ill; anxiety that is fully confronted and fully lived through converts itself into joy, security, strength, centeredness, and character. The practical formula: Go where the pain is

—Peter Koestenbaum


Read Peter Koestenbaum's Fast Company Article
"Do You Have the Will to Lead?"