Tag Archives: Ideas

Who Knew Freedom of Speech Would be So Complicated?

This article originally started with the sentence “I can’t remember the last time I agreed with Jeffrey Lord.”  That may no longer be true. It’s true that his conservative views are about as far away from my more liberal approach … Continue reading

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The “Lives” Series – Every Person is Interesting

Everyone has a backstory. Continue reading

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Teachers

As a society, we don’t value teachers enough. To my mind, a society should value work – in the sense of the rewards society delivers to people who do that work – based on two factors.  First, how important is … Continue reading

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Millennials

In a meeting the other day (a dozen white males in their 50s and 60s, as is so often the case in the energy sector), a discussion arose as to how to get the organization’s message out, both to the … Continue reading

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The Value of Ideas

We like to think this time in human history is the age of ideas. Now, more than ever before, society values ideas. Well, perhaps not so much. Ideas, creativity, new thinking, do not appear to be valued in their own … Continue reading

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