Leadership In A Word – Rest

"Rest and be thankful" –William Wordsworth A word about rest Rest – it’s a  sometimes elusive concept for many leaders. Intuitively, we know it to be important,...

Quality Time

When my great-grandson, Isaiah, was four months old, his dad, my grandson, was working at Walmart stocking shelves and was there until at least...

Leadership In A Word: Wisdom

"The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing." –Socrates A Word about wisdom In leadership, as in any other discipline, there’s an abundance of available...

Doing Right But Feeling Bad

I was delivering paperwork to my Accounts Payable Clerk when she shocked me with a comment.  “Did you know that there is something going...

You Like Me

It was a warm summer morning.  I was seventeen years old and I was working through the list of chores my mom had left...

The Facts … Just The Facts

In July of 1987, as a Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps, I was scheduled to make my second deployment to the Mediterranean...

Oh, How I Miss Our Talks

“Hey, Mom, how are you?” “Oh, fine,” and I hear her voice lift as she smiles because someone called her. “So, what are you up to?” Her...

I Am So Confused?

When I was in the third grade, we moved to Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania.  The new school I would attend was so close to our...

Tear It Down!?

“Those who don’t know history are destined to repeat it.” –Edmonde Burke (1729-1797) At the age of fifteen, my physical appearance was altered forever.  On April...

Diversity?

The theoretical idea behind diversity in the workplace is that the workforce for any given organization should reflect the race, gender, ethnic group, age,...

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2018 – Wins & Losses For American Women

“99 percent of success is built on failure.” – Charles Kettering It’s time to enjoy some positives in life! There have been many ‘wins’ in 2018...