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Renewing Our Belief in the Power of People ~ Reprise

I feel the capacity to care is the thing which gives life its deepest significance.” Pablo Casals


The more I see others from my heart and not my judgment, the more compassion I have for my fellow human beings.   1,391 more words


Is it ever OK to lie to a customer?

If you’re like me, probably your first instinct is to say, ‘NO!’ But read on. I will tell you a true tale.

A couple of weeks ago, I popped into the Health Food shop to buy one of those little sticks of salt that you use as a deodorant. 274 more words

Workplace Relationships

Friendships Born from Work

Several years ago I met regularly with a group of business executives in São Paulo for monthly discussions about The Meaning of Work, one of the books in our series titled the… 242 more words


What Can We Learn from the Starbucks Campaign?

Last month, Starbucks generated considerable online discussion and media coverage of its move to advance race relations in the United States by writing or placing the words “Race Together” on customers’ coffee cups. 426 more words

Workplace Relationships

The One Where Rachel Dates her Assistant

Workplace romance is more common than you may think. In fact, a recent study found that 40% of people have had an office romance. Employers consistently fear romance in the workplace, as they can lead to tension, preferential treatment, and sexual harassment claims. 481 more words

Blog Posts


I don’t do sneaky.

At its least, Sneaky is underhanded and conniving.  Sneaky is shifty; sneaky is shady.  Sneaky forces one to travel along the hallway with their back against the wall hoping to escape any unforeseen thrown knives.  226 more words

Health & Welfare

Rowing Teams as a Model for Working Together

Business is built on relationships. The word “corporate” comes from the idea of a body, diverse and interconnected parts working in unison. The word “company” is rooted in the notion of eating together. 322 more words

Workplace Relationships