Category Archives: Leadership

P.T. Barnum, Opera, and Fame

By | September 1, 2020

[September 1, 2020]  Showman, huckster, and circus businessman P.T. Barnum is famous for being part of America’s entertainment industry.  He is a legend now, more than 150 years after his exploits.  Yet, deviating from his traditional methods of entertainment, in 1850, Mr. Barnum brought the greatest opera performer in the world from Europe to the United States.  This… Read More »

Senior Leader Commander Traits that Win

By | August 30, 2020

[August 30, 2020]  At the Battle of Cowpens, January 1781, American Revolutionary General Daniel Morgan fought the British and won.  After repeated losses to the British, American forces were demoralized, beaten, and poorly lead.  Morgan changed the way Americans fought, and for this, we can learn what traits it takes for a senior commander to win. What were… Read More »