Maya Hu-Chan

November 21, 2019

The Healing Power of Friendships

In my recent discussions of what it means to “have it all,” I’ve explored two pillars of life — self and family. Now I’d like to explore a third pillar, one that is often as neglected as self: community. A landmark 81-year Harvard study sought the answer to the question, […]
October 23, 2019

What Having Triplets Taught Me About Letting Go

In recent columns, I have explored what it means to “have it all,” and how integrating the four domains of life — self, family, community, and work — can bring us closer to feeling fulfilled. In this column, I’d like to discuss the domain of family, and the effect of […]
September 17, 2019

Family, Work, Life: Why You Should Come First

In a recent column, I explored what it means to “have it all.” Life presents us with the challenge, and reward, of an always-evolving definition of “having it all” — especially for women. I also discussed that we feel most satisfied when we are mindful of how we balance and […]
August 15, 2019

Want to Have it All? Don’t Forget an Important Part: Yourself

It’s a question women around the world ask themselves every day: Can I have it all? Let’s cut to the chase: The answer is “yes,” but women must decide what “all” means to them, and acknowledge that the definition will evolve as their lives evolve, too. Recently, I delivered a […]
July 22, 2019

The Untapped Potential of Feedback

Your feedback can build the confidence of your team members -- or it can tear them down
July 22, 2019

These 3 Mindfulness Tactics Can Help Your Company Innovate

Leading mindfully can mean more inspired risk-taking and innovation
July 16, 2019

This Is the One Thing You Can Do to Keep Your Best Workers

If your best people feel supported and appreciated, they're likely to stay.
July 16, 2019

What Steve Jobs’ Approach to Conflict Can Teach You About Leadership

"Saving face" can help build relationships and resolve conflicts -- here's how not to do it.