R.I.P., Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev

One of my earliest young adult memories was considering the craziness of the Cold War between the Soviet Union and the United States, the nuclear arms race, and the strategic military/political policy of “mutually assured destruction.” Indeed, that conflict was the main reason my college degree was in Comparative Politics and History. Thanks to Mikhail …

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Cheer Them On!

Hmm, cheer them on…! Just who exactly are we to cheer on…? Well just about anyone, I’d say. Friends, co-workers, our kids, our kids’ classmates, teammates, anyone who needs a boost… And after all, who doesn’t need a pick-me-up now and then? Who doesn’t benefit from some positive energy…? Exactly every one does, so lay …

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Learn to adapt and you will thrive. At work, with supply chain issues and resource constraints, At home with kids growing up, not enough time, too much to do, As the Stoics say, often we can’t control what happens, but we can always control how we respond, Learn To Adapt, GOOD.