Entrepreneurship, Leadership & Spirituality

I have been in the Entrepreneurial game for a long time now – I just surpassed 25 years (where does the time go?). In that time, I experienced a lot for myself as well as watched countless others go...

Don’t Let Words Get In The Way of Joy

There's a major shift in the corporate mindset these days to focus more on achieving harmony over balance. Me personally, I prefer synergy. Regardless of what word you use, I'm not certain if the corp...

Joy In A World of “Toxic Positivity”

In a world mired in the painful realities of 2020, what does it mean that so many companies are looking to the “Chief Happiness Officers” to help pull them out? A truly wonderful recent article in...

Analyzing Your Joy

In a previous post we discussed how joy is everywhere, tucked inside of every decision and action we make. Once we begin to recognize how much joy data we have all around us, we can begin to consider ...

Joy Is Everywhere

Joy is everywhere. Everything you do is informed by it and your pursuit of it. From the most mundane to the most critical decisions and actions in your life, the driving force behind them is joy.Don...

The Entrepreneurial Long Game Through Joy

A recent podcast conversation between the founders of Okta, Slack, and Pigeonly, landed on the concept that entrepreneurs should focus on the “long-game”. It’s a solid listen if you’re in the ...

Your Ambition Is Joy

In the face of this global pandemic, one casualty many have had to endure is the death of ambition. A recent, frankly fantastic, Medium post that went a bit viral a few days ago, captured it rather we...

Is Joy An Input Or Output?

Some people hear the word “joy” in relation to the workplace and are immediately confused. In some cases, they can even be rather hostile.  One time, I even heard “Joy?! What kind of shit is th...

Where’s The Joy?

What we offer leaders at The Big Joy Theory is a lens through which people can understand their own data for who they are as their own authentic leader. It is not about learning someone else's model...

The Clarity of Joy and the Joy of Clarity

I love me some ribs.Seriously, there is not a food on earth that beats an immaculately prepared Texas-style slab of baby backs for me.  For me, ribs equal joy, period.Now here’s the thing, you coul...