Nips and tucks…

Just as the doom and gloom of escalating layoffs continue to send shivering ripples of fear throughout the work force, along comes happy news, yes, just in time for the holiday season. In reading the NY Times’ front page this morning,  in which it wrote, “some...

The Human Element And the Holiday Season.

It’s a funny thing about empathy. We can read about a famine that has affected millions in Rwanda, or about the more than 100,000 Iraqis that have lost their lives in the six-year war or the thousands of wounded American soldiers — and we are aghast, and deeply...

What’s with the flying shoe?

Couldn’t resist the following observation… Not since the 50’s was a shoe used so publicly as a prop, as the one that was so unsuitably hurled at President Bush yesterday in Baghdad. The last time a shoe made the international news (other than fashion, of course) was...

Social media watchdogs.

It seems that the 24/7 time frame for the workplace is alive and well and needs careful attention…no sleeping dogs here… Just consider the recent Twitter conversations that bubbled up surrounding Ford’s letter over copyright violations, which was picked up by a...