Who Wants To Spoon? Leadership In The Face Of The Impossible

“Do not try to bend the spoon; that’s impossible. Instead only try to realize the truth: There is no spoon. Then you’ll see, that it is not the spoon that bends, it is only yourself.” – The Matrix The Gift Of Irrationality I can’t help myself. I love the Matrix. The quote talks about not […]

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I Am Part Of A Conspiracy

I have decided to join a conspiracy and I am writing to ask some of you to join me. This is also a brief explanation of the work our small, new company is doing. We felt the explanation was important because of how many spaces we are involved in. Market Niche? We Don’t Need No […]

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How To Grow Gently Through Good Habits

The Challenges Ahead My process for determining the voice for this blog is ongoing. I feel like that mosquito in the nudist colony – I know what to do; I’m just not sure where to start. In the past several days, news stories and studies (see Pew Trust) have come out about the clouds of […]

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My Year Of Disconnecting From The Matrix

Unplugging The past year has made for a wild ride.  I disconnected from the Matrix when I quit my job in December 2009.  This was a move away from a culture of deception and mediocrity.  It was also a move into a scary future that I hoped would allow me to live my values more […]

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How To Defend Yourself Against The Mind Monsters

Kind of a Preamble Like it does for many people, the end of the year serves as my helper in organizing  my thoughts and providing me with feedback.  I would not have traded this last year for anything.  My wife and I have had to make tough decisions on this road to self employment.  I […]

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