Monthly Archives: October 2013

Lakers’ New Uniforms – a sign of desperation?

Since around 1977, my favorite NBA team has been the Los Angeles Lakers. Recently, the Lakers debuted a new uniform, the Hollywood Nights Jerseys that they will adorn for special occasions.  A few years ago, 2002 maybe, the Lakers introduced an … Continue reading

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The Real Beauty of Sports

In addition to the miraculous feats of athletes, the brilliant game strategies, or the heart-wrenching obstacles that athletes overcome and the inspiration that ensues, sports are beautiful because they act as agents for social change. Sports have changed the landscape … Continue reading

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Corporate Social Responsibility: Is it Important to You?

Research shows that workers entering the workforce today want to not only work in their field of expertise, but also, work with companies that meet their social values – corporate citizenship.  Corporate citizenship as defined by Microsoft is a commitment … Continue reading

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#Scandal – Condoleezza Rice – College Football

Condoleezza Rice has been named to the College Football Playoff Committee. This committee will select the teams that will play in their version of a playoff system.  Condoleezza Rice has been on the record for years about her love of … Continue reading

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Emotional Intelligence: Do you have it?

So, what’s emotional intelligence? Emotional Intelligence (EI) is defined as “The ability to perceive and express emotions, understand and reason with emotion, and regulate emotion in self and others.”  Too often in sports and perhaps even at work or in … Continue reading

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