Remembering 2012

Greetings.  As 2012 winds down, it’s fun to look back at a few of the year’s most interesting innovations… While I tend to focus my work and writing on new ideas in the worlds of business and organizations, I would be remiss if I didn’t begin...

Time For Change

Greetings.  It is hard to write this week or to find words or a business topic that matter in the face of the unbearable tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut.  And even harder to imagine what an entire community of parents, siblings, grandparents, family, friends, and...

Finding Inspiration in Different Places

Greetings.  Vidal Sassoon, who died this year at the age of 84, never intended to revolutionize the world of fashion and hair design.  And he might not have, except for circumstance and the fact that he was open to the power of learning from other disciplines.  He...

Stretching Our Thinking

Greetings.  I haven’t written a post in a little over a week as I have been finishing the manuscript for my latest book on the importance of strangers in our success as companies, organizations, and individuals.  It has been a really interesting project and in...