Meaning of Work

Career Obsolescence – Must It End With A Whimper?

In the 100 years since the end of World War I – the war greatly and foolishly named “The War […]

The Healing Power of Work

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

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 […]

Must Be The Money

 “Money is the most important thing in the world. It represents health, strength, honor, generosity, and beauty as conspicuously as […]

Coaching (myself) for Performance

Emotion. Values. Perspective.  I looked at these words closely, scrawled on a white board in a conference room. They came […]

Nothing to Lose

When you are young and just starting out in your career, life is a greenfield. Open. New. Unencumbered by personal […]

A Short Note of Gratitude

I am grateful. Grateful for all I have been given and all I will one day enjoy. I know, without […]

Conspicuous Tweeting

Does anyone remember Thorstein Veblen? Not personally, mind you, since he died a few months before the Market Crash in […]

All Work and No Play

We Americans love to work, don’t we? It’s so deeply embedded in our psyche that we throw sideway glances toward […]

Good Design

“I don’t care what anything was designed to do. I care about what it can do.”   (Gene Kranz, as […]