On Building a Ship

If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea. – – – from the blog of Inkling Corporate blog – Antoine de Saint-Exupery – Author of The Little Prince

Of Hurricanes and Idiots

Why are there always a few idiots who stay when asked to evacuate hang out thinking that God and Mother Nature will spare them. They can’t believe their beach front property with foundations of sand will withstand the storm.  Then don’t want to believe the warnings, because they are too lazy to move or just…

Poor Management Kills Another Good Idea.

While I thought a bunch of what happened while George Jr was in the White House. However, the NSPS (National Security Personnel System) was a good idea. Even Obama advocates a similar system for public school teachers. Teacher Pay Redesign There has been some press about the death of the NSPS. It is basically a…

Odd Man Out Economics

This is a very interesting video. If what he is saying is true we all need to think a bit more about how we present our products and services.