In 1952, Bell Laboratories worked with the University of Pennsylvania to create a ten-month program so their executives could gain a wider point of view – not only in buisness, but about society, The Bell execs studied art, philosophy, and literature.…

Some quotes for the holiday. “Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom.”  -Thomas Jefferson  “All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, those that are movable, and those that move.”  -Benjamin Franklin “The greatest…

Just about every current business book claims that meetings are a waste of time. That doesn’t stop them from occurring. The gurus harangue us about not tolerating jerks, but jerks not only exist in life, they thrive. It’s as if the…

One of my guilty pleasure films is Wanted. Released in 2008, Wanted is the story of a frustrated office worker who learns that he is the son of a professional assassin, and that he shares his father’s superhuman killing abilities.…

More than any other trait, curiosity fuels change. The ability to ask “Why not?” or “What would happen if…?” or “How can things be better?” is the characteristic that drives a person to work toward changing the status quo.Asking questions is…