Monthly Archives: March 2014

Power of Adversity

Self-talk: Turning Limitation to Inspiration My wife and I were among ten dinner guests at a party, most we were meeting for the first time.  The guest across the table was Ike, a mid 70’s former owner of a financial investment firm.  I complimented him on his obvious physically fit trim body.  He told me he plays softball three times ... Read More »

Word Power

Beyond the Rain Wiper blades at full speed as my wife and I drive thru heavy rain on our way back from New Orleans. Concurrent with drenching rain, we listen to the inspiring words of Wayne Dyer and Eckhart Tolle. Both rooted in philosophy guiding one to better know how very “extraordinary” we are as human beings. The message fills our spirit. ... Read More »

Spirit in the Workplace

Raising the Spirit Quotient Spirit is never really absent in any of us, in or out of the workplace. However, it can lie dormant. When it does, it may as well be absent. When I was at the helm of Hearst Newspapers, my biggest thrill was acquiring a business with a “neutral” spirit quotient. My challenge was to bring it ... Read More »