Blake's Blog

Kids Say the Darndest Things


This is way off-topic, but it's so funny...I just have to share....

For Whom the Bell Tolls


Don't worry, this isn't a Hemingway book review. (Though ...

The Value of Systems Integration


This past week I spent some time with a company renowned for being a...

Cloudless Friendships


"My friendship with the Hitch has always been perfectly cloudless. It is a...

Socrates' Test of Three


In ancient Greece (469-399 BC), Socrates was widely lauded for his wisdom.

One day...

The Circle of (No) Life


Not quite true, perhaps -- but certainly a "different" life.

Gearhead Wisdom


I had my own personal Zen & the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance and...

Holistic Leadership


Several days ago while differentiating Good vs. Poor Leaders, I committed to write a...

Emotional Impairment


Remember 1982 and that brain-rut-inducing Thomas Dolby song, She Blinded Me with Science?

Science...

Leadership, the University & Poor vs. Great Leaders


While literally countless important questions swirl around us every day, there are few that stimulate...

The Story of Life, by Lauren Leath, age 8


It has been raining for several days now. The weather is cool, there'...

Rest in Peace, Coach John Wooden


JohnWooden,RIP,June4,2010.pdf (130.19 kb)