Extra Points – Serendipity

This week’s focus point…Serendipity I was in Washington D.C. last week for a conference of consulting colleagues. As a history geek, I spent one morning prior to the conference taking a walk on a beautiful morning to see the White House and other sites. In...

Length Doesn’t Matter

On this day, one hundred and forty-seven years ago, Abraham Lincoln gave a 2 and a half-minute speech that has stood the test of time to be considered arguably the greatest American speech of all time. In Gettysburg, PA, President Lincoln followed a 2 hour speech by...

One of the Great Speeches of All-Time

November 19, 1863 – Gettysburg, PA.  145 years ago, Abraham Lincoln gave perhaps the greatest two and a half minute speech ever… “Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth upon this continent a new nation, conceived in liberty, and...