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Mike Pence's Environmental Racism

John Halstead | Posted 01.14.2017 | Politics
John Halstead

Outgoing Indiana Governor Mike Pence will be sworn in as Vice-President of the United States on January 20th. Pence has been criticized for a variety of reasons recently, but one area that deserves more attention is his environmental racism.

Rep. Bettyann Sheats, Military Mom: Fighting Toxic Chemicals And Climate Change

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 12.29.2016 | Impact
Marcia G. Yerman

The news on cabinet picks from the Trump team is making my head spin. For that reason, I am continuing to drill down on the importance of impact at t...

Coherence: A Secret Ingredient To Aligning Goals, Priorities, Actions, And Attention

David Finkel | Posted 09.08.2016 | Business
David Finkel

What if there was a magic concept that you could employ that would powerfully align your company's goals, priorities, actions, and culture? In oth...

7 tips to get your team to keep its promises

David Finkel | Posted 09.07.2016 | Business
David Finkel

Great businesses are built on teams that take full ownership of individual responsibilities. Too many businesses let people slide by partially doing ...

The Secret to Why Building a Business Can Make You Wealthy

David Finkel | Posted 09.01.2016 | Business
David Finkel

Have you ever wondered how the wealthiest people in the world originally built their fortunes? If you analyzed the Forbes 400 list of richest people i...

12 tips to Leverage a Business Coach to Help You Scale Faster

David Finkel | Posted 08.31.2016 | Business
David Finkel

All world-class athletes have an experienced coach to pull the very best performance from them - game in, game out. Their coach gives them an edge to...

The False Dilemma - Control or Chaos

David Finkel | Posted 08.25.2016 | Business
David Finkel

Cheryl, a business coaching client, ran a $1.5 million per year glass company. She worked hard, typically 70 hours a week, and she was scared to deat...

35 Business Controls Your Company Needs to Successfully Scale

David Finkel | Posted 08.24.2016 | Business
David Finkel

Controls are the intelligent processes, procedures, and safeguards that protect your company from uninformed or inappropriate decisions or actions by ...

10 Tips to Align Your Company's Goals, Priorities, Actions, and Culture

David Finkel | Posted 08.18.2016 | Business
David Finkel

What if there was a magic concept that you could employ that would powerfully align your company's goals, priorities, actions, and culture? In oth...

Creating Your "Strategic Structure" to Make Smart Choices and Execute to Get Results

David Finkel | Posted 08.17.2016 | Business
David Finkel

How do you consistently get your company to invest its time, talent, attention, and money on the right things in the face of so many demands and urgen...

The Many Faces In My Shirt - Measuring Impact In The Indian Textile Industry

Trevor Waldock | Posted 08.10.2016 | Impact
Trevor Waldock

I travelled from working in Kenya to arrive in India last Saturday with my new shirt bought for this trip. Seemingly made to perfection for a leading UK retailer, I took it out of its packet and put it on.

It's Back to School Time: Will Your School Building Be Safe for Your Child?

Claire L. Barnett | Posted 08.10.2016 | Education
Claire L. Barnett

It's August. Each day now, the sun comes up a bit later and sets a little earlier. Summer is half over and that means it's time to start thinking about going Back to School.

Drug Court v. LEAD: What Is the Difference?

Tessie Castillo | Posted 07.29.2016 | Crime
Tessie Castillo

Embed from Getty Images The time is ripe for conversations about criminal justice reform, especially when it comes to drug use. It can no longer be ...

Congressional Office Building Has Lead-Tainted Water

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 06.29.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Groundskeepers have shut off all drinking water sources inside an office building at the U.S. Capitol after routine testing revealed hig...

The 7 Ingredients of Successful Scaling

David Finkel | Posted 06.16.2016 | Business
David Finkel

Paul Robinson had what most "consultants" dream of - a thriving solo-I.T. practice earning a healthy six-figure profit. So why wasn't he satisfied? ...

The 5 Biggest Pitfalls When Selling Your Company

David Finkel | Posted 06.15.2016 | Business
David Finkel

Stephanie turned to me and said what a roller coaster it had been trying to sell her company. She had two buyers bail at the 11th hour and felt like ...

My Weekend In Kabul

Stephenie Foster | Posted 06.03.2016 | Home
Stephenie Foster

Most of my weekends are spent doing errands, exercising, watching movies, visiting with friends and catching up on sleep.

In light of all the lead: Let's take care of the basics.

Joe S. Whitworth | Posted 06.06.2016 | Science
Joe S. Whitworth

In a time-honored, headline-killing move, late Friday afternoon before a long weekend, Portland, Oregon's Public School Superintendent slipped in an a...

6 Leadership Lessons Every Business Owner Must Know (or You'll Undercut Your Team and Lose Your Talent)

David Finkel | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
David Finkel

Most of us who've started our own businesses never had much in the way of formal management training. As a result, we've groped around in the dark, f...

Scientists: Flint Water Safe For Bathing, Contrary To Mark Ruffalo

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 06.02.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Unfiltered tap water in Flint, Michigan, is still unsafe for drinking, but a team of researchers said this week they can find no scienti...

Superintendent Says Sorry For Letting Kids Drink Lead-Tainted Water

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 05.28.2016 | Green

The superintendent of Oregon’s Portland Schools has apologized for letting staff and students keep drinking water at two schools after tests indicat...

16 Secrets to Be a Great Boss

David Finkel | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
David Finkel

"David, our key employee Sarah just came to us with another offer she got from one of our key competitors, what should we do?" If you've ever been in...

5 Sales Secrets for Companies Who Are Scared of Sales

David Finkel | Posted 05.18.2016 | Business
David Finkel

Bruce runs a successful plastic surgery practice in Florida. He's a superb surgeon, but he isn't someone who likes the sound of "sales". Christine...

15 Secrets You Must Know When Selling Your Company

David Finkel | Posted 05.11.2016 | Business
David Finkel

Imagine you come back from your annual trade show, and John Smith, who you met at the trade show, calls you up to arrange to meet with you the next ti...

Why non-renewables are still in abundance while renewables are not

The Conversation Africa | Posted 05.05.2016 | Home
The Conversation Africa

Philip Lloyd, Cape Peninsula University of Technology The problem the world faces is that many of the resources that are truly threatened are the ren...