Our Behavior Begets Success

I recently had a parent teacher conference.  My eight year old daughter is doing well.  She improved from the first conference this year.  What struck me is a discussion we had with the teacher about behavior.  The list of behaviors of behaviors evaluated are: takes pride in work, works independently does neat work positive attitude… Read More

Seeking Emergent Properties

There have been some people who have questioned why I chose to have a picture of water waves in my header.  It’s quite simple.  The standing wave in a river is an excellent example of emergent properties. Emergent properties are extrinsic in nature.  They unfold or reveal themselves like a wave in a river.  The… Read More

Our Business is Growth

I went to lunch with a couple of colleagues that I consider people who exemplify the principles of this blog.  They manage their business.  They not only have an idea of what they want out of life but they follow their own purpose.  Their actions serve both the greater good of the systems they integrate… Read More