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The world as our school

The world as our school

The best of learning involves no school at all; “the world is school enough,” says George Leonard, a Zen philosopher and expert in Aikido. Our world today is opportunistic in its learning.  Yet, there are [...]

Don’t be racist

Don’t be racist

A statement without action may as well support racism, may as well keep it breathing—when black lives beneath the knees of white police officers cannot—as we recall that most institutions in the United [...]

Want inclusion? Stop cancel culture

Want inclusion? Stop cancel culture

Perfection should not be a prerequisite to anything in life. If we were required to already have achieved mastery before pursuing a new endeavor, growth would be impossible. How often though, in today’s cancel [...]

2021 crisis spotting

2021 crisis spotting

Confession ... our firm, which specializes in crisis response for credit unions, didn't see the crises of 2020 coming. Who did, really? While we eerily predicted in January that 2020 would be the "Year of the [...]