The Monday Minute (Or Two)

Our founder and leader, Alan Schnur, has things to say. And he’s focused on a particular four-letter word….W-O-R-K. Check out Alan’s unique perspective about work in an informal and insightful conversation about the workplace.

Still Crossing That Bridge

Posted on January 14, 2018

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Posted on January 07, 2018

A Way In

Posted on December 31, 2017

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Still Crossing That Bridge

Posted on January 14, 2018

You know this bridge, even if you haven’t driven or walked it. Even if you haven’t needed to cross the Alabama River to get from Selma to Montgomery. This bridge, as you well know, was the site of ‘Bloody Sunday’ — the attack by armed police on unarmed civil rights movement marchers on March 7, […]

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Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Posted on January 07, 2018

When the great Frank Loesser wrote the romantic song ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ for his wife in 1944, do you think he was thinking ‘cyclone bomb,’ frozen pipes in New Orleans, snow in Florida, or icy waters flooding homes along the northeast coast of the country? Doubtful. It’s also unlikely he was attempting to predict […]

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A Way In

Posted on December 31, 2017

[First published on May 1, 2017.] As we outlined last week, we as a nation are building a wall. It’s a hella wall, as we say in Oakland. Brick by brick, with each reference to, among other labels, ‘Republicans,’ ‘Democrats,’ ‘Trump supporters,’ ‘anti-Trump protesters,’ we are creating a barrier to alienate us from each other. […]

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A Modest Plea

Posted on December 24, 2017

[This was first published on April 24, 2017.] There’s been a lot of talk lately about building a wall along our southern border.  Regardless of your political perspective on that wall, we’re also watching another wall being built, one possibly more divisive.  A wall meant to divide us.  And the truly sad part about this wall: […]

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