Head Space

How much would you give to have a bigger brain, one that could instantly remember everything in perfect detail and […]


Powerball fever is winding down. After a week of growing mania over who would win the $1.5 billion prize in […]

Taking Stock

I heard from an old friend and former colleague of mine last week. We had not communicated in at least […]

Leadership Poetry

Fifty-five years ago, President John F. Kennedy paid homage to the passing of one of America’s great poets, Robert Frost. […]

Puritan’s Work

The Puritan work ethic, also known as the Protestant work ethic, is deeply embedded in the American psyche. The ethic […]

Stressed Out and Hung Over

Can we be honest here? Work-life balance is a fantasy, at least among those for whom the promise of balance […]

Frightening Career Moves

In anticipation of Halloween here in the States, I’ve been thinking about scary jobs, the kind most would find risky, […]

The Visionary’s Curse

I’ve been fascinated lately with Elon Musk, the visionary leader of companies such as PayPal, SpaceX, Solar City and, most […]

Lead Like a Pope

“Service is the rent we pay for living on this earth.” – Reverend Dr. Denison Harrield, Jr., Pastor, Wallace Chapel […]

Lusting for Change?

“You could not step twice into the same river; for other waters are ever flowing on to you.”      […]