I am a Rotarian and it has been such a terrific organization for me in expanding my network of colleagues around the world. It was the first service club that was formed on February 23 1905 by an attorney, Paul Harris in Chicago who wished to capture … [Read more...] about The World’s First Service Club-The Rotary
Archives for February 2008
Tell me the End...what a great line I heard when I visited with Les Carter, an extremely successful entrepreneur and also on the Board of the Boy Scouts Greater New York Councils. We were talking about how often people don't get to the point quickly … [Read more...] about Tell Me The End!
This past week I had the great honor to be co-chairperson for the 2008 Distinguished Women of the Year awards luncheon for the Greater New York Councils, Boy Scouts of America. It was a wonderful event honoring two very extraordinary executives, … [Read more...] about Working with The Boy Scouts Honoring Top Women
The Talmud says " The highest form of wisdom is kindness" Sometimes the kindest thing you can do for someone is to listen. Death and life are in the power of the tongue... ·Force yourself to ask questions. ·Slow down your ‘thinking’ rate. We think … [Read more...] about Life and Death are in the Power of the Tongue
In the current discussion of Microsoft possibly taking over Yahoo, Steve Ballmer was quoted in one of many New York Times articles. As he was discussing his company's motives, he 'never once uttered the word Google, referring to the Internet giant … [Read more...] about Don’t Mention The Competition