Monthly Archives: October 2011

quiet leadership

I’ve heard and read so much criticism of Obama’s leadership. He is accused of being weak, indecisive, naïve, misguided. Frankly, I admire the man for his collaborative style and behind the scenes, quiet leadership. I’d rather we save the “who’s … Continue reading

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you say you want a revolution…

What if the revolution really is happening? I’ve read the doom and gloom predictions that the U.S. is due to fall, if for no other reason than the fact that no empire has lasted more than about 200 years. I … Continue reading

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one illness away…

I was privileged to hear a lecture today given by a man who studies poverty. Some interesting a-ha moments for me: He explained that trends in poverty are usually measured as a net percentage, as in, the number of people … Continue reading

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