One of the most disheartening things About modern business Is how many regulations We have created That justify screwing over other human beings. T’s and C’s can carry more weight than human dignity And adherence to esoteric policies Can allow us to mute basic decency – Managerial success but experiential disaster. We sign up for […]Read more "Did you sign up for this?"
In a world of ever increasingSocial ills,The promise of entrepreneurshipGradually inflates in size and scopeUntil it becomes the only way forwardWe imagine possible.In a milieu of poor alternativesThe private businessHas become the magic bullet,The pure blade,The weapon of choiceTo slay our giantsAnd make us whole.But how can we expect businessTo solve the problems the StateHas […]Read more "The business panacea"
Showing up early.Forgiving quickly.Apologizing first.Offering to help.Refusing to take advantage.Opening doors for others.Giving the benefit of the doubt.Overlooking the pettiness of others.Listening to a rant.Repeating yourself without getting annoyed.Saying ‘Thank you.’In a world whereNothing is for mahala*Where almost every interactionIs making someone, somewhereA lot of money,Its worth taking the timeTo note the stuff we do […]Read more "The stuff we do for free"