Is This the Country Our Founders Envisioned?

            This is a question that must be answered with grace and poise because the answer would be a resounding No!  When America was started,  it was supposed to be the land of the free and the home of the brave—this didn’t exactly happen that way.  When the authors of the Declaration of Independence wrote … Continue reading Is This the Country Our Founders Envisioned?

A Change is Gonna Come

Just finishing listening to this song that my mother loved by Sam Cooke. This was the song that was played continuously when former President Obama was elected as the first Black president of the United States of America. Is Change really gonna come? Will it be a beautiful change or a bloody change? I just … Continue reading A Change is Gonna Come

STARBUCKS DILEMMA: Training then Performance Improvement or Performance Improvement then Training?

I remember sitting and watching the Starbuck Dilemma unfold, I suddenly thought about an article that I had written a few year ago concerning Performance Improvement. I didn’t start with this question-- What exactly is Performance Improvement? However, possibly I should have. Performance improvement is measuring the output of a particular business process or procedure, then modifying the process … Continue reading STARBUCKS DILEMMA: Training then Performance Improvement or Performance Improvement then Training?

A Conversation with Myself – Black Lives Matter! Is this a Unicorn Effect?

Dr. Sandra Wright Since so much uprising has happened and BLACK LIVES MATTER seems to be the new NORM, I've started having a conversation with myself. Yes, Black LIVES DO MATTER! Everyone seems to be wanting to jump on the bandwagon about assisting BLACK FOLK. So many needless deaths are happening. As I listen to … Continue reading A Conversation with Myself – Black Lives Matter! Is this a Unicorn Effect?