Smoke and Mirrors

Hold on to the smoke for a moment, and consider how mirrors are revolving doors between complementary sides.  A professor of biblical spirituality once parenthetically stated in a class I was taking that we’d all be much better off approaching … Continue reading


Here’s the image that came to mind just after I started reading this interview by Amy Santee with design anthropologist, Armonia Alvarado. Armonia invited folks in the LinkedIn group, Ethnographers to read her interview by using the following quote, which … Continue reading

Leadership Strings Attached

Back in May of 2011 a colleague hosted a party in Clarinda, Iowa, which as I look back, was without a doubt the highlight of my Leadership Iowa experience, Class of 2010-11, Best Class Ever. I won’t name any names; … Continue reading