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March 8th, 2017

Give the Gift of Love – “A Love Story”

Why do we aspire to love?  Because, as Julian Barnes so eloquently states in his luscious book, Levels of Life, “…love is the meeting point of truth and magic”.  Being in love—truly in... (Read more)

February 9th, 2017

Presidents and Their Influence on Leadership

The day after President Barack Obama was elected to his first term in office (November 5, 2008), I wrote the following blog.   I offer it again here for your consideration, without comment. But I... (Read more)

January 2nd, 2017

The New Year

For so many years I have lived by this mantra, a quotation by George Bernard Shaw. It is one of my favorites, and so ingrained in my DNA by now, that I hardly... (Read more)

December 6th, 2016

A Love Story

Why do we aspire to love?  Because, as Julian Barnes so eloquently states in his luscious book, Levels of Life, “…love is the meeting point of truth and magic”. Being in love—truly in... (Read more)

November 18th, 2016

Wi-Fi more important than….?

So how committed are we these days to being “always on” and connected, in this digital age?  According to a recent survey by iPass  who questioned 1,700 mobile professionals worldwide about their connectivity habits and... (Read more)

November 9th, 2016

Looking Ahead!

ometimes – actually, quite often – others write about things in a way that cannot be improved upon.  I came across this wonderful article written by Bernie Siegel, MD, which seemed like the perfect... (Read more)

October 19th, 2016

Secretan’s Law of Relationships

I am far from an expert on quantum mechanics, but I know a little bit – just enough to help me form a theory! There are three steps to my theory, which I... (Read more)

August 17th, 2016

I Have the Torch for the Moment!

Somebody asked me the other day how many hours I work each week.  I was taken aback.  First, I don’t work – I love what I do and I don’t consider it “work”. ... (Read more)

August 2nd, 2016

Gentle Wisdom for Turbulent Times

In 1989 I wrote a book called “The Way of the Tiger“. Its subtitle was, “Gentle Wisdom for Turbulent Times”.  Almost 30 years later, times are more turbulent than ever, making it even more... (Read more)

June 24th, 2016

Lessons from Brexit – Dreams Lost and New Dreams Created

The Common Market was formed among European nations to avoid the future possibility of World War III. But it quickly became an economic and administrative union, and is nearly always described in terms... (Read more)

June 3rd, 2016

Millenial, Shemenial!

Into what generational demographic would you place someone who is in their late 70s, smart, with a highly active career, passionately in love, athletic, 100% fit and healthy, energetic, technologically sophisticated, worldly, spiritually... (Read more)

April 30th, 2016

I Dare You Not To Be Inspired!

Every now and again, amid the media sea in which we are all awash with stories of violence, sadness and degradation, there comes a story which inspires us at the very deepest level.... (Read more)

April 14th, 2016

Infusing our Most Sacred Values in our Economy

An epoch shift is emerging, one that will change the face of business as we know it. The old business model which focused only on profit is breathing its last breath. A new... (Read more)

March 27th, 2016

Leadership as a Sacred Relationship

After spending a lifetime as both a leadership practitioner and an advisor and coach to leaders I have learned that approaching the subject of leadership in our traditional ways may have contributed more... (Read more)

February 18th, 2016

Love is more than just four letters

I have invited a number of authors, leaders and coaches who have reviewed my recently released book, A Love Story, to contribute their thoughts and ideas, and particularly those prompted by their reading experience of... (Read more)

February 3rd, 2016

A Love Story – Guest Blog #4

I have invited a number of authors, leaders and coaches who have reviewed my recently released book, A Love Story, to contribute their thoughts and ideas, and particularly those prompted by their reading of this... (Read more)

January 6th, 2016

A Love Story – Guest Blog #3

I have invited a number of authors, leaders and coaches who have reviewed my recently released book, A Love Story, to contribute their thoughts and ideas, and particularly those prompted by their reading of this... (Read more)

December 17th, 2015

A Love Story – Guest Blog #2

I have invited a number of authors, leaders and coaches who have reviewed my recently released book, A Love Story, to contribute their thoughts and ideas, and particularly those prompted by their reading of this... (Read more)

December 3rd, 2015

A Love Story – Guest Blog #1

I have invited a number of authors, leaders and coaches who have reviewed my recently released book, A Love Story, to contribute their thoughts and ideas, and particularly those prompted by their reading of this... (Read more)

November 12th, 2015

A Love Story: An Intensely Personal Memoir

Relationships! Everything is about relationships. How we relate to our partners, our children and families, our friends, our employees and customers, our bodies and our health, ideas and knowledge, our natural environment, God –... (Read more)