• Spring is a time of renewal – and whether you look to nature, the arts or sports, it’s a time to get inspired and re-energized in your personal and professional  life.  If you watched the Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club, it was a reminder that a new generation is always ready to take […]

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  • I have often lectured  on the power of teams in shaping one’s career – and I recently completed a dream team assignment over the holidays with the Honors College at Wayne State University –revamping and preparing a research website for launch.  I was a graduate of Monteith College at WSU, but after that small experimental […]

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  • Since I returned to my hometown Detroit area a few years ago, I’ve fallen in love with the Chrysler 200, first introduced to me by my brother Bill, who retired from Chrysler Engineering, the second generation to work there after my Dad.  So it made me especially proud that Chrysler brightened the Super Bowl each […]

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  • In my last years in New York, I really grew to appreciate the greatness of the soft spoken captain of the Yankees, Derek Jeter.  I smiled as I read how his last few games before his retirement in September grew into a maddening love fest that reverberated nationwide.  But for those who wondered  how quiet […]

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  • When the classic comedy movie Groundhog Day came out in 1993 with Bill Murray, I never thought I’d ever develop a relationship with Michigan groundhogs.  In fact, I was very happy to think of groundhogs (also known as woodchucks) as a Pennsylvania phenomenon celebrated for seeing their shadows (or not) once a year. Yet for […]

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