December 08, 2014
Sometimes inspirational moments of light come out of the deepest darkness. Thirteen years ago, for example, it was Black Friday. It's a day that's always a strange moment of frenzied consumerism, and in 2001 it was even stranger. In the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, spending our way out of trouble was an offensive notion to many of us, yet giving to each other felt more important than ever. In one control room at… READ MORE
November 29, 2014
November 23, 2014
Earlier this year I wholeheartedly dipped my toe into the waters of my fifth decade, bringing with it an internal shift that I've been hearing about for years from those who have gone before me. It's a, "good-in-my-own-skin" kind of shift that I'm beginning to understand really does change the rules of the game.
You know the game as well as I do. It's the one our culture has taught us every single day of our lives… READ MORE