School Daze

It still feels like summer, although there are a few red and gold leaves starting to sprinkle themselves on trees. Yet, there is a sense of anticipation in homes with children ready to put on their new shirts, skirts, slacks and get into the groove of reading,...

A Life Well Lived

Senator Ted Kennedy is an example of a life well lived. Filled with bumps and valleys he is an example of courage and determination. A perfect life? Hardly. A complex life? Yes. A respected life? Often. What can we learn from a life well lived? First, there are always...

The Heart of Listening

Our staff has been busy putting together a new workshop on active listening. It has our CEO stamp because it helps people look at the underlying patterns, learned in childhood that we bring with us to the workplace. This program is to improve communication skills,...

To Your Health

The furor over health care points to a core concern in our society; the way we discuss and decide important issues. Learning how to talk about and resolve contentious subjects should begin at home and in school. It rarely does. In the business world executive...