WHEN THE SHORT RUN DICTATES THE LONG RUN

Recently the Urban Institute did some research on the demographics and dynamics of the long-term unemployed.  Matthew O’Brien wrote an article summarizing that research (“Who Are the Long-Term Unemployed?” http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2013/08/who-are-the-long-term-unemployed/278964/).  While the article is filled with excellent material, one particular … Continue reading

GAME OF THRONES LEADERSHIP LESSONS PART 2

I love leadership lessons.  They abound in so many different areas such as classic literature, religious texts, philosophers, confidantes, workplace mentors, personal experiences, and great world leaders both past and present.  In addition to all these marvelous sources, I always … Continue reading