I have roughly 1,268 things vying for my attention at any given moment. Worse than the sheer volume, is that most of these things are good
If I don't act deliberately, I'll start a project only to be interrupted by a shiny new idea. But I only … Continue Reading ››
My first real job as an Army Aviator was as a junior staff officer
in an Attack Helicopter Battalion. Instead of helicopters and soldiers I was given projects and paperwork. Instead of employing combat power, I was employing … Continue Reading ››
Ten or twenty years ago, debunking leadership myths was easy. In every other corner office you could find an overconfident boss barking orders to masses of underperforming employees. However, over the last decade there has been a shift in the prevailing management winds.
Most of … Continue Reading ››
The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing. - Eugène Delacroix
I've been giving the label "Good Enough" a hard time for the past few days on this blog. And rightly so, for in any grand endeavor it's the … Continue Reading ››
Only YOU can prevent forest fires!
- Smokey the Bear
Despite Smokey the Bear
's fear campaign, not all forest fires are bad.
Fire is actually an essential part of forest ecology
. In addition to clearing out combustible trees, … Continue Reading ››