Resolution or Commitment?

Resolution or Commitment?

I’m on vacation until next year. We’ve been traveling through Ecuador, currently in Banos. Day after tomorrow we’re moving onto Mindo, where we’ll celebrate the entrance of 2020 with fireworks and effigies. Since mostly what I do is work (a...
How to Change the World (one simple step)

How to Change the World (one simple step)

Historian Will Durant often wrote that despite tremendous growth in knowledge over 5,000 years of human history, wisdom is little changed. Small wonder. The latest research in neuroscience reveals that 90 percent of the thoughts each of us has every day are the same....
Learning to Read

Learning to Read

When’s the last time you read a book? You know, a book that might teach you something, give you new perspective or insight, make you a better leader, a better influencer, a better…person? For many, it’s been FAR too long. Don’t like to ‘read’? With available tech,...
Serial Reciprocity

Serial Reciprocity

I decided to pay for the Starbucks order for the person in the car behind me. It seemed like a cool thing to do. I found out later that the chain of ‘paying it forward’ at that drive-through window continued for over four hours before someone broke it. More than 60...