Why “keeping it simple” is never easyJune 20, 2019
Writing the previous post brought to mind an amusing—but also highly pertinent—tale I read some time ago in the...0
Emotion and effectiveness in the discourse of Donald TrumpMay 4, 2017
In the last post, we focused our attention on the power of emotional discourse. As we noted, a significant...
Story and symbol–how the pope links the two togetherOctober 25, 2013
I often talk with my clients and seminar attendees about being acutely aware of symbol. In fact, we...
Writing a new narrative for an institution, and making it a story of engagementSeptember 20, 2013
As we have seen in recent posts here, Pope Francis was chosen with the idea that there would be...
The power of simplicityJune 28, 2013
“Out of clutter, find simplicity.” This was Albert Einstein’s first rule of work. It is a quote that I...
Leadership and branding (continued): learning to simplify our messagesDecember 23, 2010
Famously, Albert Einstein’s first rule of work was: “Out of clutter, find simplicity.” The concept is similar to one of the rules...