Month: January 2013

President Lincoln as the Consummate Business Leader

“Even before Lincoln the movie came along, there was a certain cult of leadership surrounding the 16th president.” – New York Times, January 27, 2013 Indeed, President Lincoln will always hold an illustrious place in history as a leader who took daring steps to change what didn’t work and stand for endurance, right and equality. As a business owner, though, I’d never thought… Read more →

Snow Day

In the dark house, the little one ran from room to room, waking up his siblings to let them know there is no school today. The ultimate oxymoron – no school, so wake up early. But that’s the way with kids. Last year, given our global-warming winter, my children lamented the dearth of snow days. All year, in fact, and… Read more →