Conversations in Management: Emerson

“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.”  Ralph Waldo Emerson. Mr. Emerson was nothing if not enthusiastic—although his enthusiasm may have surprised some folks. There was nothing in his appearance … Continue Reading →


Conversations in Management: School

“Motivation can’t take you very far if you don’t have the legs.”  Lance Armstrong. Ok, ok. Everybody knows Lance Armstrong is a liar, a cheat and a bully. But sometimes … Continue Reading →


Conversations in Management: Plants

“The world is full of signals that we don’t perceive.”  Stephen Jay Gould. If you’re a vegetarian, there may be clouds on your horizon. Those of you who eschew poultry, … Continue Reading →


Conversations in Management: Sadako Sasaki

“I will write peace on your wings, and you will fly all over the world.”  Sadako Sasaki. She was two years-old when her world changed, literally, in a flash. At … Continue Reading →


Conversations in Management: Judge Hardy

“You have to eat crow before you can enjoy the taste of chicken.” Judge Hardy. Before there was a Mayberry with an Opie, Barney, Aunt Bee and Andy, there was … Continue Reading →