We’ve got to slow down and be like white lines on mountainous roads to each other, my Dad, the late Bill McHenry, once told me. Otherwise, how can we see and safely navigate the inevitable ethical fogs of work and life? … Each of us has a set of unique signals that let us know when we’re in or out of integrity, whether we call those signals our North Star, our touch stone, our inner compass. Or my favorite, which I learned in Dad’s shop, the level and plumb which have helped carpenters build on true and on the level for over 5,000 years.

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In a week where the news was dominated by yet another terrorist attempt and by a study showing widespread employee unhappiness, it was a treat to discover a world-wide sing-out of John Lennon and Paul McCartney’s “All You Need is …

Is Love Truly All We Need for Great Work and Money Dealings? Read more »

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Only a really nasty person would deliberately plan to create a business that’s unethical or harmful to employees, the earth and other stakeholders.  Yet, following the wisdom of the old adage, “failing to plan is planning to fail,” then failing …

7 Ways to Bring More of Your Values and Vision into Your Business plan Read more »

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If all the expensive fallout from corporate, political or other shenanigans could be traced to a few greedy rotten apples, then it should be easy for all us good, non-greedy apples to toss out the rest. But greed is just …

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Tao. Dow. Both are pronounced “dow,” but here the similarity ends. “Tao” means the way, path or guiding principle for working with faith, integrity and meaning in a mysterious universe. The concept of way, path or guiding principle is central …

Tao (the Way) not Dow (the Jones numbers) for Financial Serenity Read more »

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If we had to pick just one prayer to fit the needs and gifts in the workplace today, that prayer would probably be The Prayer of St. Francis. Though it is profoundly Christian, the Prayer of St. Francis is quoted …

Prayer of St. Francis — a Model Workday Prayer for All Faiths at Work Read more »

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Spirit and work are meant for each other. Whether spirit comes from the religion you share with family and friends or from your own wondering, spirit provides a guide to purpose and the motivation to follow it. Spirit’s the generator …

Spirit + Money + Work = Recipe for True Abundance Read more »

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How Much Could You Improve Your Relationship with Money If You Loved and Tended Your Money Relationship Every Day for 30 Days? Have you ever dreamed of flourishing financially, no matter what happens in the economy? Does it matter that …

Invitation to a Challenge Read more »

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