Integrating Our Business

The business of you is not self-centered and focused solely on the individual.  Another perspective just as important is how our business integrates with the business of other individuals, organizations as well as nature’s “business.”  We are a system that integrates with nearby systems as well as the larger systems around us.  Even when we… Read More

Creating is Primary for the Business of You

I picked up an interesting book at the library this weekend, The Necessary Revolution, How individuals and Organizations are Working Together to Create a Sustainable World by Peter Senge.  It has a couple of paragraphs that precisely align with what the business of you is all about on page 50. Problem solving is about making what… Read More

Finding Patience in our Mental Weather

The boundary between the unconscious and consciousness is elusive.  It’s more of a moving threshold rather than a specific classification of elements.  This threshold varies with our focus, attention to detail, energy level, and integration with our environment.  The elements constantly change from conscious to unconscious and back again.  It is much like the water… Read More

Our System

We are living systems.  “Living systems are open systems; closed systems are non-living systems.  Point: if we don’t communicate with the outside world – to gain information for knowledge and understanding as well as matter and energy for sustenance – we die out to become non-discerning and uninteresting part of that world.”    What are… Read More