Future Directions of the Blog

Happy Thanksgiving! On holidays, we often take time to contemplate what we have, where we have been, and ultimately where…

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The Joy of Suffering

Happy Thanksgiving! As we take time to focus on what we are thankful for in our lives, it is often…

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Shaken, Not Stirred

Of the many things in life that make our trips around the sun worthwhile, one of the most joyous parts…

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Morton’s Fork

Generally speaking, this is not a political blog, nor does it take a direct political stance. As I write this,…

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The Value of Justice

“For the love of money is the root of all kinds of evil, and by craving it some have wandered…

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No: The Most Powerful Little Word

No: A negative response to a request or declaration.  I recall a few years ago talking with a high-level executive…

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Hiatus and The Sound of Silence

If you have been a follower of this blog and our work for any amount of time, you probably have…

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Misery Loves Company

Misery loves company. You’ve probably heard an older member of your family or your social circle use this phrase at…

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Self-Protection and Machiavelli

A requirement I maintain for my Black Belts is to read certain books from a list that I have found…

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If You See Something, Say Something

If you see something, say something. This mantra became part of the American lexicon in the aftermath of 9/11. Suffice…

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