Category Archives: leadership

How To Avoid Self Sabotage?

Who is there talking behind my back? Nobody, except my negative self hacks. Why do they pop-up in the worst of times? Guarantee that it SHALT happen every time. What can I do to make them less so? Pause, Acknowledge, … Continue reading

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Hope Is A Function Of Struggle, Part 2

Easy to feel negativism is running rampant.  Not only here at home but around the globe: Teachers revolt, Me Too, Brexit . . .  The list goes on. Seems everyone is fighting; no one trusts each other.  Not even the … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 10 Feb 2019

My week started with a unusually warm weather on Monday.  Followed by my visit to the city of New Orleans.  A nice break from the Old Man Winter altogether.  The only thing is the city’s reputation being the Big Easy, guaranteed my … Continue reading

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Critical Thinking, Part 2

Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms—to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.  ~Viktor Frankl Critical thinking means staying objective and thinking critically, … Continue reading

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Lost In The Shuffle

Amidst the polar vortex’s visit, most people would stay in and not risk getting freeze to death (21 such fatalities already and counting).  But in this brutal cold, there is a heart warming story about a woman in Chicago booked hotel … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 27 Jan 2019

Americans are hopeful people. Our hope is rooted in the principle articulated by the Constitution. Given that hope is the basis of struggle, Donald Trump has been our cause. Not necessary bad, in fact he could be just what the … Continue reading

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My Morning Routines

I am changing my morning routine. When training for a marathon, my morning routine typically is a run.  For 20 weeks, I have a training plan that transforms me from average Joe to marathon man.  Day in and day out, … Continue reading

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Let It Snow

As promised the snow is here.  Only more of it.  From Saturday afternoon to Sunday evening, the snow and icy condition will make it a quiet weekend here at the nation’s capital. Congress has gone home and left the government … Continue reading

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116th Congress – 1st Day

A new day on the Capital Hill.  The 116th Congress was sworn in today which introduced many historical first’s on the diversity fronts to this legislative body.  The credit belonged to the people and the 2018 midterm elections. While diversity … Continue reading

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Curiosity

“How does it work? Why is it so? When will it happen? Where to find more?” and other questions are asked by people who are curious.  And these questions are wonderful because they represent curiosity which is the basis for … Continue reading

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