Category Archives: Information

What is the Meaning of the word ‘Good’?

By | December 14, 2018

[December 14, 2018]  I watched in amazement as a sitting U.S. president attempted to lie craftily.  Bill Clinton, charismatic and good-old-boy, was trying hard to justify why he wasn’t lying when he said: “There is nothing going on between us [referring to sexual relations with Monica Lewinsky].” Before a federal grand jury, he famously said, “It depends upon… Read More »

Who is a True Leader?

By | December 10, 2018

[December 10, 2018]  There’s an old piece of leadership advice – one that I’m unsure the origin – that goes something like this; true leaders don’t create followers, they create more leaders.  Good advice.  A mentor of mine told me that only one thing determines whether or not you’re a true leader; the opinion of those folks you’re… Read More »

Why are Good Leaders avoiding American Colleges?

By | December 9, 2018

[December 9, 2018]  There will always be unintended consequences in what we do; even in the most righteous and just behaviors.  American colleges and universities have taken great strides over the past few decades to be welcoming and committed to justice for all.  Yet, in their zeal to correct wrongs, they themselves have deviated from their traditional mission… Read More »

Gung Ho Leadership

By | December 3, 2018

[December 3, 2018]  About ten years ago, a little-known book made a splash in business management circles.  The reason, I believe, was because the book’s theme was that managers must learn to be leaders if they plan on getting anything of value accomplished. Ken Blanchard and Sheldon Bowles wrote the book titled, “Gung Ho! Turn on the People… Read More »