Category: spiritual

What Gets You Up in the Morning?

In the last several weeks, I had two radically different experiences spending extended time with leaders at two large, global companies. A long, alcohol-fueled dinner with the first group was a pure downer: dull, rote and devoid of positive energy. The day with the second — a group of young manage. . .

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What Gets You Up in the Morning?

In the last several weeks, I had two radically different experiences spending extended time with leaders at two large, global companies. A long, alcohol-fueled dinner with the first group was a pure downer: dull, rote and devoid of positive energy. The day with the second — a group of young manage. . .

A Simple Way to Increase Your Joy

For several weeks now, I've been in terrific spirits. It's not that I was depressed before that — I've generally been feeling fine — but I'm talking about another level here, something akin to elation. There are some external explanations for how I'm feeling, but on reflection, I don't think it's . . .

Why We Need to Aim Higher

We humans need to make an evolutionary leap. We're in much deeper trouble than we allow ourselves to recognize. Thirty years ago, an ecologist named Garrett Hardin wrote an article in the journal Science titled, "The Tragedy of the Commons. " His thesis was that individuals, acting . . .