Category: Management

Change as an Opportunity

…Thy kingdom come, thy will be done In earth, as it is in heaven… (Matthew 6:10 GSB) We often talk about how we do not like change, but change is happening to…

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What the World Needs Now is Love

He said, ‘Let today be a day where you take nothing for granted.  For life is fleeting, fragile and precious and can change on a whim.  Say all the things you really…

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A Sabbath in Name Only

‘Some anthropologist said that one definition of happiness is to have as little gap as possible between your work and your play’ – that was the wisdom of US author and comedian…

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Who is Principal and Who is Agent?

Despite frequent media coverage, and attempts by policymakers to regulate how some U.S. citizens are insured, healthcare costs within the U.S. continue to increase.  The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)…

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Mosquito Fish

On the last day of school, my youngest son, Noah, got off the bus with a huge grin on his face.  I thought he was happy since fourth grade had finally ended…

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The Gift We Often Ignore

“I insist on a lot of time being spent, almost every day, to just sit and think.  That is very uncommon in American business.  I read and think…”   ~ Warren Buffett[i] One…

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Are You Content?

This morning I was rereading an old favorite.  A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23 by W. Phillip Keller changed the way I think about the most well-known psalm.  Keller was a shepherd…

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The Continuous Improvement Mindset

I have been a Beatles fan all of my life.  This past summer was the 50th anniversary of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, considered by most Beatles ‘experts’ to be their…

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Use the Force, Manager

“It’s an energy field created by all living things.  It surrounds us and penetrates us; it binds the galaxy together.” – Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars: A New Hope (1977) Yes, I…

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Building Better Team Relationships

The more people employed by a company, the greater the potential for dissatisfaction within the office environment. Employees are a basic necessity of a company. Some companies operate with only one person,…

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