Blog: Past, Present and Future Thoughts

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    The 9 Things That Actually Made America Great (Part 1)

    December 2, 2019

    Part 1: Prepare For The Future By Learning From The Past Many aspects of the “great America” that Donald Trump invokes in his speeches and campaigns took shape when he was just a young boy in the 1950s. During the post-war economic boom in American industry, the “American Dream” became a reality, providing secure jobs […]


    Some Thoughts on Solving Complex Problems

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    Some Thoughts on Solving Complex Problems

    October 2, 2019

    We are on the verge of changes and technologies that, individually, seem cool. Think about the wonders of robotics, AI, cloud computing, the Internet of things, smartphones, software as a service, global value chains, and 3D printing. Now, think about standing at the epicenter of many things happening at the same time in your industry […]


    Death by GPS (Story, Question, Story, Warning, Advice)

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    Death by GPS (Story, Question, Story, Warning, Advice)

    October 2, 2019

    STORY: Thirty-five years ago, on August 31, 1983, a Korean Airlines flight left Anchorage for Seoul. After take-off, the pilots engaged the autopilot and settled in for the flight. Unfortunately, there was a wrong setting and hours later the plane was 100s of miles off course and in Soviet airspace. The Soviets launched military aircraft […]