It’s all about goodness. Doing good-Getting better-Understanding why. Individuals-Communities-Societies. Management-Leadership-Governance. Futurism-Technology-Ecology. Research-Creativity-Design. Thought provoking short stories
Nick Egan goes straight to the heart of people’s self-limiting behaviors
from two synergistic perspectives. SHIFT, as advertised, has the potential
to open the door to profound transformation in personal and organizational
Fergus is drinking with his buddies and had just told the “Did you wake up
grumpy this morning? No, I let her sleep,” joke. Unfortunately, the gods
were getting bored with their game of Canasta and decided to play with
Fergus instead, poor fellow.
There is something wrong with a good joke. A good joke produces immediate,
obvious, and alarming symptoms of acute pathology. The victim’s face
contorts and begins involuntary convulsions that may spread to the entire
Despite our belief that all men are created equal, we have always
understood that some of us have advantages of education, wealth,
connections, and influence that are not shared equally. But sometimes you
have to ask how our elites get to be so very, very, obnoxiously elite?