The Numina Blog

How Welcome Do You Feel In This World?

It is my birthday this week and I have been contemplating what we each go through when we are born. We are imprinted from our earliest memories and from stories we are told about our origins.  For example, some aspects of my birth were less than calm. The labor was...

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Your Next Fight Can Be A Lot More Productive

Last weekend Chellsa and I celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary with friends enjoying a special meal together. We all shared about the gifts and challenges of relationships. A benefit and a challenge for us has to do with warrior energy. While Chellsa is more than...

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How Big Is Your Appetite for Growth?

Recently I’ve been quite moved to witness how much appetite people have for personal growth. People are keen to be more effective at what they do, to be more whole and inspiring as leaders or colleagues. They want to be more aware and clear as humans. If you're like...

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How To Sharpen Your Prophetic Instincts

Even in today’s fast-paced world, some individuals seem to have an uncanny ability to predict shifts before they happen. What sets them apart from people who miss important trends or get caught out by their timing? How can we more effectively have our finger on the...

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The Emotional Imprint of Being an Immigrant

Today’s topic is near and dear to my heart: the often discussed idea of ‘immigrant mentality’. So many of the inspiring leaders, with whom I have had the privilege of working, had the experience of–one way or another–of being displaced. Living in the San Francisco Bay...

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David Lesser

David Lesser

Founder CEO

David is a social entrepreneur who believes the best way to change the world is to empower people to be more fully themselves. He has guided people and organizations through crucial transitions for over 35 years, acting as coach and confidant to CEOs and senior executives aspiring to the highest levels of personal growth.