A hundred years later, the Metroparks remains a Cleveland gem

The Cleveland Metroparks is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year. Most Northeast Ohioans have benefited from this great institution, which chief architect William Stinchcomb had founded. Much of his vision has been completed and is dubbed the “Emerald Necklace.” The 100-year journey along the trails and interconnected parklands has been focused on conservation, education, and […]

The search for answers — and success — starts from within

What are you looking for this hour? I have asked myself the same question just about every hour at work for the past 12 years. As of Feb. 1, I will have worked for the same company for 12 years. I reflect back and acknowledge the many lessons learned over this time. None of these […]

Back to the basics – Networking 101

As in any art, it is good to get back to the basics. The art of networking is no different. Every now and then it is good to take a look at how well we are networking in our businesses and personal lives. Day to day we need to make valuable connections that help others […]

The how and why of selling cybersecurity to the boardroom

If statistics take their inevitable toll, you will be a victim of fraud. Because of that, both businesses and consumers can benefit from these privacy and security tips. With cyberattacks being a real and growing reality, cyber defense, security and compliance must increase and become most effective. Real leadership is called for in order to […]

Cleveland’s Urban Farms

Growing Oasis’s in many of our Urban Neighborhoods Most work days I take the inbound and outbound RTA Greenline train to and from the Central Business District.  Each time I take in the sights and transformation of the ever changing landscape, river, neighborhoods and skyline of our Region. One Urban space that has caught my […]

Taking your Grief To The Yoga Mat

A little over six months ago my wife came to me and said, “You know your Mother does not have long to live, we must visit with her and be present to her now because she will be gone soon.” She was in a nursing home and not happy there at all. She was in […]