What the Marines Corps Can Teach Us on Leadership

What the Marines Corps Can Teach Us on Leadership

Corps Business by David H. Freedman is a book that features many management concepts employed by the United States Marine Corps. The Marine Corps insists on building leaders at all levels while avoiding the standard view of management. Their leadership style has...
Four Ways to Build Endurance for Achieving Your Goals

Four Ways to Build Endurance for Achieving Your Goals

By now, you have either achieved your New Year’s resolutions or have long abandoned them. Now, let’s be honest. Which category do you fall in? Are you wishing that someday you’ll be in the “zone” to achieve your goal? Or are you ready to spring into action in the...
In 400 Words: The Road to Serfdom

In 400 Words: The Road to Serfdom

In 1944, Nobel Prize winning economist, Friedrich von Hayek, wrote the influential book, The Road to Serfdom. It highlighted the dangers of tyranny and loss of individual rights that inevitably takes place when the government solely represents economic decision-making...
Five Lessons in Teamwork

Five Lessons in Teamwork

There is one certainty about fighting for change: you can’t do it alone. Whether it’s at the local, state, or Federal level, teamwork is required to make a difference, and where there are groups of people working together, there’s bound to be...
How living in Afghanistan made me a better American

How living in Afghanistan made me a better American

Over the last 18 years, I’ve been privileged to live and work all over the world in democracy assistance: places like Tajikistan, Cambodia, Haiti, Afghanistan, and throughout the Middle East. And for all of their differences, no matter where I’ve been I’ve never met a...