Why Run With The Herd?

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More musings on the constant food fight between the Administration and the media

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When it comes to the media today, the law of supply and demand applies.

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John Kirby is a retired Navy admiral and former Department of Defense and State spokesperson. Currently, he is a national security analyst for CNN. On November 21st, 2017, Kirby posted an opinion piece in CNN entitled “How Sarah Sanders humiliated… Continue Reading…

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  “Politics stops at the water’s edge” is a famous quote attributed to Senator Arthur Vandenberg, a Republican senator from Michigan.  Vandenberg’s history is interesting. He came to Washington as a strict isolationist and ended up supporting many Truman era… Continue Reading…

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Musings on the Paris Agreement….

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Its been a while since the last blog – new job, new home, new location – just too busy I guess. I had a “to do” to restart the Why Run with the Herd blog for a few months now… Continue Reading…

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Robert Reich, President Cliinton’s Secretary of Labor, published an article in January 2012 which seems to be getting quite a bit of recent advertising and reposting. The article can be found here at RobertReich.org.  Reich’s basic contention is that Americans… Continue Reading…

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Don Baer is the CEO of strategic communications firm Burson-Marsteller and Chairman of the research firm Penn, Schoen & Berland. He just published an article on LinkedIn titled “The Surprising Source of America’s Divisions”. Burson-Marsteller conducted a survey on American… Continue Reading…

Management

I just finished reading a book called “Tribal Leadership” by John King, Halee Fischer-Wright, and and Dave Logan. The authors have studied a number of organizations, and they suggest that all organizations are made up of tribes – roughly 150… Continue Reading…

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I have traveled all over this world. I have lived and worked in China, Germany, Qatar, and Afghanistan. I have visited England, France, Spain, Kuwait, Bahrain, Iraq, Oman, United Arab Emirates,  Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan. I enjoyed them all – even… Continue Reading…

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