Life Interrupting Life

The best-laid plans, beautifully crafted and lovingly sustained, are thrown to the wind when a crisis occurs. This happened to […]

The Delicate Nature of Change – Part II

There is a rhythm to change, a constant beating of progress and recess that captures the manner of the thing. […]

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The Delicate Nature of Change – Part I

I have been involved in a fair share of change initiatives throughout my career: mergers, target acquisitions, restructurings, global culture […]

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Plus Ça Change

For decades now, the call to hire, retain and promote a diverse workforce has been heard inside  many U.S. and global […]

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The Healing Power of Work

“Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.”   […]

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Future Labors – A Shout Out

“If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved, and never will […]


Fear and Loathing in the Workplace

Most people, when pressed, would tell you they do their best work when encouraged and motivated with compassion and respect. […]

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A Letter to My Working Sisters

I’ve been traveling recently on business, mostly overnight stints every week or so. It affords me the luxury of plane […]

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Waiting For The Spark

Every two weeks I experience an internal “ping” that tells me it’s time to write another blog. It’s a stately, […]

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The Brotherhood of Man

Last fall in China, before a full house attending a finance conference, Bill Clinton charmed the crowd. Not too surprising since […]