Tag Archives: Arab Spring

You Want to Talk or Fish?

One day a Game Warden drove up to a large pond and saw a man in a fishing boat out in the middle.  He stopped the car and decided to watch for a few minutes.  Just then the man in … Continue reading

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Old Wine in New Bottles

Leadership has been an important part of human behaviour since man first evolved as a social animal. In early times, leadership within a family unit or social group was a requirement for survival.  One of the oldest clay tablets found – … Continue reading

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Time for Renewal

Break open a cherry tree and there are no flowers, but the spring breeze brings forth myriad blossoms.  -Ikkyu Sojun It’s no coincidence that spring, Easter, and renewed feelings of aliveness, energy and change are all grouped together.  It is definitely … Continue reading

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