The Iron Lady’s angle of repose

Margaret Thatcher is alive and well and had tea with the Queen a few weeks ago, according to an article in the UK press. I wonder if she has watched Iron…

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Managing Complexity with Checklists

If you like reading about innovative and practical ideas, here’s a book I recommend: The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande. The subtitle is How to…

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2012 will be A Wonderful Year

 Last night our family watched It’s a Wonderful Life, as our we do every New Year’s Eve. My favorite scene is near the end when George Bailey (played…

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I think they’re on to something

Everyone wants to change the world, but how many people are actually doing something…

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Fear No Log

The only log significant enough to get mentioned in the Bible is the one in…

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What Happened to my House while I was Shopping

The day after Thanksgiving, I went shopping with my sister, my sister-in-law,…

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N-Never (The Mouse Who Was Not Overcome)

“Jesus did not say you will never have a rough passage, you will never be…

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P-Place (Does personal growth impact eternity?)

“There’s no better place for me to become like Jesus than my present circumstances,” says Marie Chaplan. Why would I want to become like Jesus? That…

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C-Clutter

“Clutter is simply delayed decisions. Having systems in place makes it easier to make decisions” (Marilyn Gardner).  This morning I picked up a piece…

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