Have you ever experienced “lagniappe”? And how did it make you feel? First-time visitors to Louisiana will experience the magic of lagniappe whenever a vendor throws in “a little extra something special”, like that 13th donut that makes a baker’s dozen.
Can you name something that is both deceptively simple and endlessly complicated? A journey with a finite beginning and end that reveals how you deal with failure also determines how you achieve success? A pursuit marked by an endless series of tragedies and misfortune, but also highlighted...
It’s a disturbing trend. One that doesn’t appear to be going away anytime soon. From what I can tell, the vast majority of companies and organizations are worshipping blindly at a church called the Sacred Heart of Execution & Measurement; often at the expense of vision and common sense.
Harry spent nearly 30 years giving voice to Chicago hopes and dreams. More often than not, those dreams were dashed, but each spring Harry kept hope alive; pumping the Windy City faithful with his trademark unabashed exuberance and unbridled, optimistic energy.
For centuries, musicians have used the power of song to buck the system and thumb their nose at the establishment. During the medieval and Renaissance eras, jesters and minstrels employed by monarchs would entertain at court with music, jokes and storytelling; often mocking the king.