Good Grief, Good Governance!

canstockphoto6398851The political season has swallowed the current landscape of our lives and will be a main source of conversation, debate, and even stress for months to come.

I am not talking about parties today, but rather politics. That process that is ideally supposed to winnow the wheat from the chaff and give us the best leaders possible at any given time. Continue reading

Wisdom, Integrity and Your Kids

nursing studentAs managers, we are often asked our opinion and sometimes even considered an authority in our particular area of expertise. Most find this gratifying and usually try to improve our skills if we have ambitions to become more successful.

When asked a question we don’t know the answer to, that is where the integrity rubber hits the road. Do we admit we don’t know, offer to find out and risk looking uninformed, or do we bluff our way through it and hope like mad that we haven’t given someone detrimental information or advice? Continue reading

Fathers and Values

Dad and DaughtersIt’s that time of year when we appreciate the fathers, the men who stepped into a father’s role, and in my case, the mother who filled both roles in my life.

Management Principles 101: The way a person treats other people is the way they will treat you.  Continue reading