Amphibious Soul, Mind Magic, and Naming our Podcast

Dear Friends,  Like so many around the world, I was moved and inspired by the Academy-Award-winning film, My Octopus Teacher.  I am delighted that we have had a chance to work with Craig Foster on his powerful new book,  Amphibious Soul: Finding the Wild in a Tame...

Oprah Picked Lara’s Book!

Dear Friends, We usually only send you one email a month, but this is too exciting to wait.  I’m thrilled to let you know that Oprah announced today that she has chosen our dear friend and colleague Lara Love Hardin’s Many Lives of Mama Love as her new...

Lessons We Learned In 2023

Hi Friends, As the year draws to a close, we want to thank you for being part of the Idea Architects community. In a time of challenges and suffering, as well as possibility, we are more committed than ever to amplifying urgently needed voices and developing authors...

Troubling the Water

Dear Friends,  In this time of so much division, we must trouble the waters and widen the circle of human concern. Visionary leader of radical belonging and co-founder of the Empower Initiative Ben McBride invites us to question our biases, speak hard truths, and...

The Performance Paradox

Dear Friends,How do you measure success? At Idea Architects, we measure it by two factors: the joy we have in our work and the impact our work has on the world. However you measure success, we can all get stuck in “the performance paradox,” the counterintuitive...