Youth Mental Health Crisis

Friends, Welcome to my 23rd quarterly newsletter, this one addressing our youth mental health crisis and the role of our educational institutions in addressing this crisis. There is a mental health crisis happening across America, and it is most pronounced…

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Understanding Anger

Friends, Welcome to my 20th quarterly newsletter. In earlier letters, I addressed forgiveness and kindness. In this one, I want to address an opposite emotion … ANGER. Anger, like all negative emotions, can serve a purpose. Anger helps us ensure…

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Thinking and the Second Half of Life

Friends, Welcome to my 19th quarterly newsletter. This one addresses our minds and our ability to think in the second half of life. Our minds and our thinking ability change in the second half of life – starting, believe it…

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Five Ways to Have Better Relationships

Friends, Welcome to my 18th newsletter, this one outlining five ways to have better relationships. Living with others is difficult, living without others is impossible. We are a social species that survived thousands of years ago, not because we could run…

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Dialogue & Discussion

Friends, Welcome to my 15th quarterly newsletter, this one on the concept of “dialogue.” At the foundation of successful organizations are effective relationships, which in turn, require effective communication. When we verbally communicate with others what comes most naturally is discussion,…

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Thriving in the Second Half of Life

Friends, Welcome to my 14th newsletter. Since I have just released a second book now available on Amazon entitled Thriving in the Second Half of Life, I thought I would share a part of the preface to entice you to…

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Thoughts on Emotions

Friends, Welcome to my 13th newsletter. In this letter, I want to share thoughts on emotions … what they are, why they are important, and how we might better manage them for our own benefit and those around us. Emotions,…

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Living with Abundance

Friends, Welcome to my 12th newsletter. In this letter, I want to address the concept of “abundance.” How many of you think of yourself as highly competitive? Those who answered yes, how many of you think this is an advantage…

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Facing the Future with Confidence

Friends, Welcome to my 11th newsletter. As we embark on a new year, it seems like the perfect time to write about facing the future with confidence – another one of the 13 skills that lead to happiness. You will recall…

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The Conscious Capitalism

Friends, Welcome to my tenth quarterly newsletter. There is a profound evolution that is happening in the US business community and around the world. At the core of this evolution is the recognition that capitalism has a much broader role to play than…

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