In the midst of chaos, one can always find a respite and a way to break through the noise to get things done. Oftentimes, many people struggle when their situations, circumstances and routines suddenly change. They procrastinate and yearn for the “good old days” when they knew what to do, where to go, when to […]
Slow and steady wins the race. You know the story of the hare and the turtle. The turtle keeps putting one slow foot in front of the other. The hare races forward, then stops. Races forward again, then takes a nap because he thinks he’s so far ahead, he is entitled to a rest. But […]
Peace to you, and to you, on this day of remembrance of a fallen leader of peace whom we can all take a moment in our busy lives to remember. The Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., would have been 86 years old this year. For some of us, we have lost parents or spouses […]
We as human beings risk every day being our last. It’s not to say that we should dwell on death, but rather we should dwell on life. If we took the time to dwell on the lives we’re living and the lives of the people around us that we support and encourage, we just might […]
Your dream can’t come true—until you have one. So what’s your dream?
The key to having patience with anything is to be patient with yourself and with each moment. Patience is that quiet confidence that helps you hold it all together in moments of crisis and in times of change.
I challenge you: What would you say to those graduating in today’s marketplace, society and global conditions? I’m sure you must have something to say, don’t you?
This past week we saw an amazing demonstration of crowdsourcing as a result of the collaboration, courage, and the completion of the capture of the Boston Marathon bombers. This was truly crisis management at its best – and the actions of our country showed the beauty and elements I love to talk about when I […]
To everything, there is a system that makes things work. Within each system are things that can be improved upon so the system works better, faster, stronger and more effectively. Nothing is more true about this than what you find in the business world. The “business systems” stem from those centered on the human aspects […]
Time is the one thing you can’t control. I was reading something written by Mark Cuban recently that said this and I wasn’t sure that I agreed. Time is one thing you can’t get more of, make up or multiply. When your time is up, it’s over. There is no more. The thing I think […]