Books Over Brunch: Primal Leadership

The featured book for our third Books Over Brunch is “Primal Leadership: Unleashing the Power of Emotional Intelligence”, by authors Daniel Goleman, Richard Boyatzis, and Annie McKee. Attendees will gain a better understanding of what emotional intelligence is, how emotionally intelligent leaders inspire others, and reflective strategies for becoming a resonant leader [Click title to read full post…]

The Art of Reflection

How many times have you been asked the question, “what did you learn from X?” That X could be community service, a Junior League leadership role, a work conference, or a home improvement project you completed. We know we learned something… but how do we explain it? According to educational theorist David Kolb, learning from our experiences is a four-stage cycle. [Click title to read full post…]

Down With the Sickness

Arizona currently leads the nation in the number of influenza-like cases being reported. With this being a vicious flu season, I thought it would do us all good to think about ways to boost the immune system. This post shares some easy things to remember to help keep our bodies healthy! [Click title to read full post…]

Training Wherever, Whenever

If you find that your schedule makes it tough to attend in-person trainings like JLTU and Books Over Brunch, you might find that AJLI’s webinars are a flexible and effective option! [Click title to read entire post…]

JLT University Spring Conference

Join us Sunday, March 6th for a morning filled with inspiring speakers. This is one of the key training events of the year. All new members, members, sustainers, family and friends are encouraged to join us for our JLT University Spring Conference! [Click title to read entire post…]

Junior League New Member Reflections

The New Member class would like to thank all of the Active Members and Sustainers of the Junior League of Tucson by sharing an event that inspired us, to recognize a member who stood out to us, or to share what JLT has brought into our lives. [Click title to read entire post…]

Annual Holiday Brunch

The JLT Annual Holiday Brunch took place on Sunday, December 13, 2015 at the beautiful Loews Ventana Canyon Resort. We really couldn’t ask for a better day. Starting with a savory brunch buffet (not to mention some unbelievable bacon,) this room of lovely ladies sipped bottomless mimosas while enjoying views of the Ventana golf course […]

Books Over Brunch: Daring Greatly

On February 6th, we have our second Books over Brunch. We are going to discuss the book, Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent and Lead by Brene Brown. [Click title to read entire post…]

The Science of Stress

How often have you heard that stress is harmful to your health? That you should find methods to reduce or eliminate it in order to improve your quality of life? In fact, when stress is viewed in a helpful way, such that your body is helping you cope and manage the particular task at hand, it can be beneficial. [Click title to read entire post…]

Mindful Leadership: How Meditation Can Strengthen Leadership Skills

Meditation is the effortless focus of the mind: attention without tension. It helps clear the mind, reduce stress, and in time, makes one more self-aware of actions, thoughts and responses. This self-awareness is what makes for an effective leader. [Click title to read entire post…]