Into the vortex we go…

Into the vortex we go…

As I stew about the current state of our world I allow myself timeouts for deep thought. They are permissible in my mind because I’m crazy enough to believe that I will change the world. Thank you Steve Jobs. On this particular day I’m deep into the...
Misunderstood

Misunderstood

Several years ago I hired someone who took all my old family home movies (VHS) and converted them to a digital format. My kids have long since flown the nest, both of them successful, loving humans. Converting the videos was about minimizing “stuff” I kept holding...
What the World Needs Now

What the World Needs Now

What the world needs now… …is love, sweet love. It’s the only thing that there’s just too little of… I’ve always loved that song. In fact it’s been part of my own internal soundtrack for many years. Wait, what are you pausing for? Doesn’t everyone have an...
Transformational Tension

Transformational Tension

In his book, Straight Talk on Leadership:  Solving Canada’s Business Crisis, R. Douglas Williamson states, “In order to lead any meaningful and significant organizational transformation, you first need to understand that the inevitable result will be a...

Are you Over-Correcting &/or Posturing in Business?

There has been a lot of buzz and even more books published lately regarding how we should conduct ourselves when attending networking events. We’ve been told to relax, lean back, connect, to give of ourselves and to take a much more passive approach to our...