Wisdom


July 28, 2009

Wisdom is an interesting thing.  Technically (etymologically), it is the confluence of

From The Greatest Good to The Great Wall


July 20, 2009

When in Toledo, Eat at Packo's


July 20, 2009

I'm a sucker for great, small, fun, authentic... 'dives and diners.'  Packo...

Grand Canyon & Grey Towers: The Greatest Good (photojournalism)


July 19, 2009

In the past couple weeks, h...

Nothing But the Truth


June 30, 2009

I recently watched Nothing But the Truth with Kate Beckinsale, Alan Alda, Matt Dillon,...

Innovation & Commoditization


June 30, 2009

Among several others, I had a couple of specific, very interesting conversations in the past we...

Bedside Reading


June 30, 2009

With the recent celebration of our 16th wedding anniversary, followed immediately by the occ...

Takers and The Invisible Man


June 26, 2009

As is often the case, I notice things when they happen in 'threes.'  Sometimes, pe...

Toxic Behavior, 10 Worst Work Habits, 10 Worst Things to Say in the Workplace


June 25, 2009

While checking email recently, a link popped-up with a few interesting workplace articles from th...

Book Review: "Lost in the Meritocracy: The Undereducation of an Overachiever" by Walter Kirn


June 24, 2009

For the last two nights, this 211-pages-page-turner absolutely possessed me.  The [not-long-...

Creative Destruction


June 5, 2009

Like ants in a mound, we all sense the vibrations of impending change.

In particular, I a...

Book Review: "The World Without Us" by Alan Weisman


May 29, 2009

Once upon a time, in an organization far, far away, I coached a young man who sniffed, "I don't r...