Conversations in Management: Memorial Day 2013

That’s the day the pool opens! Children visiting Washington D.C. This isn’t what Carmella LaSpada wanted to hear when she asked the school kids what Memorial Day meant to them. … Continue Reading →


Conversations in Management: Henry David Thoreau

Wishing to get a better view than I had yet had of the ocean, I made a visit to Cape Cod. Henry David Thoreau When Thoreau headed for Cape Cod … Continue Reading →


Conversations in Management: Ralph Waldo Emerson

The louder he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons.                                   … Continue Reading →


Conversations in Management: Calvin Coolidge

I have never been hurt by anything I didn’t say. Calvin Coolidge Yes and no.  Today when we remember Calvin Coolidge—if we remember him at all—it’s for his extreme taciturnity. … Continue Reading →