Why Brazil, Round Two

I wonder if any of you feel as one respondent did to my e-invitation to join me on the Journey to the Heart of Brazil. She said, “And what is the footprint of flying folks to this event and how does the cost fit with YMOYL?  Seems...

Reruns – but still good

I’ve been on the Kathleen Show several times and just now they chose to rebroadcast. Here’s the link they sent me: I recall the interviews – Kathleen was one of the best prepared and most personal – really digging in to...

Brazil Happiness and Change

Travel changes you, opens our souls as well as our minds. We change. The trip I am leading to Brazil at the end of November will do that, in part by you seeing how social change happens in that culture. I first went to Brazil in 2001 for the...

Two wow’s from the NY Times

Wow one: The NY Times reported bankers using the D word. Depression. Wow two: The NY Times is now blogging about frugality. Wow one: On September 12 the NY Times used the “D” word. Depression. Not downturn. Not recession. Not banking...

Our economy Our-selves

Two news stories this morning – unrelated? – mated in my mind and made this baby thought. Story one: because of the stalled economy and tight personal finances  people are grocery shopping at WalMart instead of Whole Foods. They just...

The Whole Enchilada

Thank you to the nearly 600 (whew) who signed up for my free ones. There are two more and you can still come tonight or monday (see above).One person wrote: Thanks for articulating the issues, clarifying “whole systems thinking”...