What do you truly value?

From the annals of Aesop’s fables comes a lesson from stag on what’s truly valuable. Reflecting on his image in a pool of water, a great stag admired the strength, size and shape of his comely antlers. But of his trifling feet of small split hooves, he pitied himself. A lion appeared and the stag Read More

The meaning of the Boy Scout Law

February is national Boy Scout Month. As an Eagle Scout, and the proud father of three Eagle Scouts, I can declare that Scouting, for very many reasons, has made a remarkable impact in each of our lives. Despite being maligned in recent years for one of its more unfavorable stands, the Boy Scouts of America Read More

Live what you believe

Your mission, should you choose to accept, is to live the difference-making life of an effective leader. Your gallant acts in the workplace will be challenged by cynics, skeptics, scoffers and mockers. So what. Your bold morality is exactly what’s needed to lift the humdrum to the superb, the ordinary to extraordinary, and the dream Read More