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Success Structures

Success Requires Structure A system is a set of interacting or interdependent component parts forming a complex or intricate whole. Every system is delineated by its spatial and temporal boundaries, surrounded and influenced by its environment, described by its structure and purpose and expressed in its functioning.We get a system when we have structure. Getting the […]

Sub-Standard Comes Standard

Sub-Standard Comes Standard The big gripes about my generation, the Millennials (a label I reject with every fiber of my being), is that they all want to be praised simply for existing, that they are entitled, that they don’t know how to achieve, and everything in between. All legit gripes. The Millennials consist of quite […]

Putting the ME In Mediation

Peace is not the absence of conflict; it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means… The job of a mediator is one of a third-party moderator between two disputing parties. It can be a noble experience full of new challenges as you seek to re-frame conflict and foster peace. Mediation is a dynamic, […]

The Most Devastating Thing About Trump’s America

Thomas Hobbes, who is considered one of the founders of modern political philosophy, spent a great amount of time during the Renaissance-to-Enlightenmenttransition period coming up with ideas about everything from government to history to ethics… myriad topics and philosophical pontification, which included the social contract theory found in Hobbes’s famous book Leviathan. The work concerns […]

Government — Forms & Function

Government comprises the set of legal and political institutions that regulate the relationships among members of a society and between the society and outsiders. These institutions have the authority to make decisions for the society on policies affecting the maintenance of order and the achievement of certain societal goals. This article provides an overview of the […]

Three Ways To Boost Your Personal Power At Work

Does it matter if people at work like you? Does it really matter if they respect you? Yes! (That second one moreso than the first, but WHY is a different topic.) There’s this idea going around that we shouldn’t care what people think, or that others’ opinions don’t matter, but it matters. Our interpersonal relationships […]

Power Statements

To be effective you need to be able to communicate your strengths and accomplishments to employers and those in your network. You can do this by owning your personal power. When you know what you’ve done, and can state it as fact, you’re well on your way. Speak about yourself positively – not “Rah! Rah! […]

Repost: Why You Should Care About Diversity

Umm, because it’s a big frickin’ deal. We’ve become so divided over so many issues that we now have to make a concerted effort to get everyone in the picture. Inclusion is an issue to take a position on, either for or against. Politicians and movement leaders are making entire careers out of representing the […]