Category Archives: Leadership thru Trust

Terror Is Winning

TERROR is winning so far. I won’t comment on the merits of this Virginia school incident; one version is reported for us in the Washington Post. I wasn’t there so readers need to determine the veracity of the news outlets. … Continue reading

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My Whiter Shade of Privilege

Current events, Ferguson & Florida, Mike Brown, Trayvon Martin…they’re so alien in my experience. Sure, I can intellectually get a grasp on these matters, but in my core, I’ve never walked their path. I’ve never feared a cop while I’ve … Continue reading

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Who Wants To Live In An Intentional Community?

There is so much appeal for me for the notion of an intentional community. One benefit that I specifically like is the economy-of-scale opportunities for all participants. How do we FIND SUCH A COMMUNITY? Well, this primer is a start.

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A Grave Topic: Where Do Not-For-Profit Organizations Go To Die?

To the cemetery?  They do die, you know.   Some 501C3 charities do go out of business.   Here in Columbus, a heralded arts organization, Players Theatre, abruptly folded on September 11, 1993, just days before they were to open their 70th … Continue reading

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“Are things EVER going to get better around here?!”

This is only a semi-rhetorical question that was posed to me this morning by a colleague, a high-performing, positive-projecting woman who impresses me on a daily basis-  “Are things EVER going to get better around here?!”  Many of us have probably … Continue reading

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leaderless leadership

This is an excerpt from my presentation to the Simply Living 2012 Annual Meeting and membership potluck dinner, upon the announcement of the Board of Trustees’  selection of me as Board President. The date was Saturday, February 25 and the … Continue reading

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“Agent of Change” was my gateway to Simply Living

I have been a member of Simply Living for 2 years. For me, it began with my engagement with the Agent of Change class they offered at COSI.  Now it’s available for your growth & development at OSU’s Ohio Union. … Continue reading

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