With loss of focus, problems do not get solved…do they? – You can tackle this!

We are mostly not rising to solve our biggest challenges. Why? Part of the reason, I think, is that when attention breaks down, problem-solving breaks down. …Solving big problems requires the sustained focus of many people over many years. People who can’t focus will be more drawn to simplistic authoritarian solutions—and less likely to see Read More

There is a difference between simply reading and actually studying – a serious difference

One person said that there is a difference between reading a book and studying a book.  Yes; there is indeed!  There is always more to learn.  And quick shallow dives into serious material will teach you very little. —————— Left to my own devices, I would fix instant oatmeal in the microwave.  But, my wife Read More

Expertise – You likely have some additional expertise to develop…

Expertise:  the skill of an expert. Expert:  one with the special skill or knowledge representing mastery of a particular subject.  …Having, involving, or displaying special skill or knowledge derived from training or experience. ————————- It’s not a good era for non-experts, is it? And, expertise in one arena does not mean expertise in any other arenas…even Read More

My synopsis of Woke Racism: How a New Religion Has Betrayed Black America by John McWhorter is Today, Thursday, June 16, 12:30 pm, over Zoom – Come Join Us – (And, here is my synopsis handout)

A special encouragement to attend today’s session, June 16, 2022, on Zoom.     Today’s book, Woke Racism by John McWhorter, presents the “other side” from books by authors such as Ibram X. Kendi. Maybe it will be worth your time to hear that other side. Please join us. All details below. Randy If you have an open Read More