Good Leaders: Where do you see a bright future around you?

Sun time in Arizona provided some luxurious R&R, and gave me an encouraging look into the future. Leisure travel is a luxury. It's an appropriate reward for working hard and building things. Last week I celebrated my 52nd birthday on an unusual spring break trip to Arizona. Normally, the desert sunshine in March is all I need for [...]

Good leaders: what can we learn from baseball tonight?

The Major League Baseball Circus is in town tonight. Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey made the traveling circus an irresistible American spectacle.  When the circus came to town, everyone noticed. This week, Major League Baseball's 2014 All Star Game festivities are in my home town of Minneapolis, Minnesota. The featured game is being played tonight at Target [...]