The most famous leader of all

At this time of year, I like to stop and reflect on one of the greatest examples of legendary, dare I say mythical, leadership we’ll ever know. As a youngster, he grew up in a village where all the children were expected to develop the necessary tools to take flight...

A successful event in five steps.

In the past few years, many companies, associations, and non-profits have closed their event planning departments and transferred this responsibility to employee teams or volunteer committees. It sounds efficient and cost-effective in theory, and may work well when...

As in life, as in rowing.

I start every morning with a coffee and an inspection of the water conditions. And today is no exception. I live on a lake during fair weather months. And for those months, I want flatwater. As do my fellow rowers. Although I row alone, and I prefer to, I’m part of an...