Former First Lady Michelle Obama has a tried-and-tried formula for coping with change: don’t make a big deal out of it. That’s the workplace take-away that most impressed me when I heard Mrs. Obama speak at WorkHuman 2017 conference. It’s advice borrowed from parenting her two girls. Mrs. Obama said that she and President Obama’s parenting philosophy has always been, “don’t make a big deal” out of big changes — and to reassure her daughters that they can handle whatever life throws their way.
Want to read more of my observations about Michelle Obama’s conversation at WorkHuman? Go on over to HuffPost and check out, Michelle Obama On Coping With ‘What’s Next?’