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In the Present State of Politics, First Things First

“In matters of conscience, the law of the majority has no place.”  Mohandas K. Gandi Though strongly tempted, I probably should not speak to the fears we feel now at the state of politics in our nation.  Well… perhaps a … Continue reading

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Give Yourself Permission to Embrace Life’s Mysteries

“The hearts of little children are pure; therefore, The Great Spirit may show to them many things which older people miss.”                                                                                                               –Black Elk I am in the process of writing a talk, “Embracing the Great Mysterious—Change.”  The “Great Mysterious” is … Continue reading

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9-11 – The Day the Line Between Good and Evil Was Drawn

One month after  9-11, I wrote a letter to friends about the attack. The letter appears in my book Humanity at Work: Encouraging Spirit, Achievement and Truth to Flourish in the Workplace (Chapel Hill Press 2008).  It is re-printed below. … Continue reading

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How Many Ticks Are Left On The Game Clock?

I am not one for specific New Year resolutions. It seems we come up with all means of rules and admonitions. Not much fun, is it? I would rather we direct our intentions to the gifts and blessings that are … Continue reading

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Mistakes Are Sometimes Overrated

          Any undertaking should be pursued with diligence and our steadfast desire to do the best we can. In that way we are bestowed with a deep sense of pride. It still remains, however, that mistakes will be made. When we … Continue reading

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Manifest a Positive New Year’s Resolution

As the year comes to a close, some of us will be making New Year resolutions. If you intend to do so consider this observation. We seem to be programmed to make resolutions that are inherently negative – all manner … Continue reading

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Be Careful How You Judge

What always occurs when we meet another person? We judge them. We form judgments as to the person’s background, intelligence, competence, interests…on and on. And while you are forming these judgments there is one thing I would bet on – … Continue reading

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