Epictetus

“Life is like a dinner party.”  Epictetus. Epictetus was born into slavery sometime around 55 CE in a Greek speaking region of the Roman Empire. As the story goes, his … Continue Reading →


Conversations in Management: Marcus Aurelius

Do your job without whining.  Marcus Aurelius Marcus Aurelius—Emperor of Rome—made this edict while on military campaign during the closing years of his life. He was engaged in the slow … Continue Reading →