DECEMBER 13, 2022 A MESSAGE FROM TRICIA HYACINTH, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Dear Friends, Colleagues and Partners, After deep and thoughtful consideration, I have decided to step down from my position as Executive Director of Five Frogs on January 13, 2023. Rest is a radical form of self-care that I choose to embrace in this season of my […]
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Broadening the way we network may be the key to more successful leadership. Learn about three distinct forms of networking from a study of 30 emerging leaders. From the Harvard Business Review: “When Henrik Balmer became the production manager and a board member of a newly bought-out cosmetics firm, improving his network was the last […]
Greetings, Five Frogs leaders and friends! I am thrilled to introduce myself to those I have not yet had the pleasure of meeting and to reconnect, in my new role, with those whom I know. I hope you are faring well emotionally and physically and thriving professionally. Four months ago, I assumed the inaugural Executive […]
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The Five Frogs board of directors is pleased to announce that it has named Tricia Hyacinth as its first Executive Director effective March 2021. Tricia is an LDR alumna committed to social justice and equity, and brings a wealth of experience in the non-profit and philanthropic sectors. “Our board of directors is thrilled that Tricia […]
This riddle gets at the heart of how we think about leadership:
Q: Five frogs are sitting on a log. Three decide to jump. How many are left?
A: Five. The frogs only decided to jump, they didn’t actually jump.
This riddle is about action. Leaders act. We leap, we learn, we leap again.