Oh the Humanity

Albert Einstein once said, “It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.”  If that was his opinion then, what would he think now? Einstein’s statement is a good reminder that every generation of leaders face the same temptation....

The Golden Rule

The best piece of advice I have been given came from Jesus by way of my mother. “The Golden Rule” she called it. “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” Is it any wonder that Jesus was such a great leader? When it comes to modern day leadership, you could...

Do Better than AT&T

Last night I spent 1 hour and 17 minutes on the phone with AT&T Tech Support trying to resolve a modem issue. Still no resolve. Lot’s of frustration, but no resolve. Their slogan on my bill reads, “Your World Delivered.” Excuse me, but last...

Staying a Step Ahead

This week we have looked at different aspects of technology as it relates to leadership.  Today I close the week with a still relevant blog that I wrote in September of 2009.  Give it a read and ask yourself how you measure up to the four practices listed below....

Families and Technology

As a dad, I find myself wondering what all of this technology, we have been discussing the past couple of days, is doing to my family. I am not alone.  I cannot begin to tell you how many people have asked me for advice on how to get their kids off of their phone or...

Tech Time

Yesterday we were reminded to keep our focus on people instead of technology.  That doesn’t mean we should ignore technology. Technology is a great tool to help us link to people.  It gives us faster access, broader connections, and a way to maintain vital...