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I AM RESPONSIBLE – A Creed for Executives

I AM RESPONSIBLE – A Creed for Executives

CEOs and executives have many signs pointing us in many directions.  We have fiduciary duties to our organizations. We have ethics and compliance statements providing formal and informal decision guidelines. We hold memberships in professional associations and know their ethical […]

A Leader: One Who Uses the Present Well in Time Management

A Leader: One Who Uses the Present Well in Time Management

We all agree that life is important.  Yet even the most gifted among human beings make decisions which squander hours, days, weeks, months and collectively, years.  Even if we are accomplished professionals, sometimes the most important areas of life–deep inner […]

Moral Injury – Insights Into Executive Morality and Toxic Organizations

Moral Injury – Insights Into Executive Morality and Toxic Organizations

What is Moral Injury? We know or have heard of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in regard to combat veterans.  “Moral Injury” (MI) is a fairly new classification of a condition they suffer being discussed by psychologists and psychiatrists.  On […]

Norman Rockwell's Representation

Thanksgiving and Moral Capacity

Regardless of what Thanksgiving has become or is to our nation, or in your personal or family traditions, the name of the holiday calls for and invites personal and collective reflection on the sources and influences in our lives for […]

Nurture Is Nature

The Biological Basis of Compassion

The nature of compassion is connected with other persons.  We cannot be compassionate towards ourselves.  We cannot be compassionate apart from others.  Compassion is a personal, subjective experience that arises within our minds and emotions when we see or hear […]