Washington DOES Work, Sometimes

If you’re like me, you often find yourself shaking your head over the way things work (and don’t work) in Washington, D.C. The instances of political payback make Capitol Hill seem more like a child’s sandbox than a place where grownups are supposed to tackle real issues. Thankfully, though, there are still people there intent[…]

When Bad News Can Be Helpful News

The sarcasm of the illustration here aside, nobody ever wants to hear bad news, especially when it concerns the company supplying your paycheck. There’s tremendous temptation to stick our heads in the proverbial sand and pretend everything will go away. Trouble is, not only doesn’t it go away, but in today’s instantaneous-information world, word spreads,[…]