Archive: February 2014


  • February 24, 2014

Best Friends

What makes the special bond between two beings? Here is my daughter Ruchi sleeping with Betsy, our Cairn-Bischon mutt.  The day Ruchi first arrived in our house from India she was …

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  • February 23, 2014

Time with Friends

Last week, just after an engagement in Puerto Rico, I visited my good friends, Donald and Rosie in Vieques, which is a tiny island off the coast of the larger …

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  • February 17, 2014

Mastery

When I focus on something intensively, I often find that there are three stages that repeat themselves: Building capacity Repetition and refinement Breakthrough I have been rediscovering this through my …

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  • February 12, 2014

Kodak and the World Bank stand as examples.

Excerpted from my Feb 10 presentation for business leaders in Washington DC.

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  • February 10, 2014

The Creative Economy is Here

When you listen to the news they talk about the state of the economy. But, there’s a problem with that. There are really two economies at play in today’s market. …

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  • February 10, 2014

The Innovation Continuum

The reason membership organizations must focus on innovation is grounded in the fact that every business is now in the knowledge business. What was once a differentiating value proposition—that member …

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  • February 3, 2014

Live Bold!

In 1969 Mae West negotiated a contract after a 26 year hiatus at the age of 76, in which she got top billing over the leading lady, Raquel Welch, as …

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  • February 2, 2014

Something Fun to Celebrate

Last night my daughter, Ruchi, made her first batch of pancakes. But, it wasn’t just her first set of pancakes, it was the first meal that she cooked beginning to …

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