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Vitaly Kirkpatrick Poem: The Colors of Light – Dedicated to the Orlando Victims

Strangled by time for us to gain strength, Judged by mistakes and judgments at length. Lived just to live and fought a good fight While painting the...

I have a black tumor… should I be worried? What do I do now?

LinkedIn is a great tool for starting to build great business relationships, networking, and many other things that we each value in our professions....

Toshiba Scandal Analysis: an Example of Finding the Best Solution in a Very Complex...

During my MBA studies at the University of Utah I had a wonderful business Ethics class. Its objective was the following: "To be able...

Can I Categorize Square as a Disruptive Technology?

During my studies, I have been asked 4 simple questions about Square. So, here I am answering them: 1. Would you categorize Square as a...
Book: The World is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman

Overview: The World is Flat – Thomas L. Friedman

World trade and economic patterns changed when Columbus discovered the world was round in 1492. Business managers were able to collect data on different...

Vitaliy’s New 2016 Year Resolution: Observations

I know I am writing about my new year's resolution with a little delay, but I hope that you enjoy this read as much...

Notes on Chapter 8 from Leading Out Loud Book

“The leader can observe, contemplate, study, and speak-and in fact must do all of these well. But change only happens with action. Action is...

Notes on Chapter 7 from Leading Out Loud Book

“The leader who is formulating and advocating change is like Oscar Wilde’s visionary: “A dreamer….one who can find his way by moonlight, and see...

Notes on Chapter 5 from Leading Out Loud Book

“Clarity and strength of purpose help establish competence, and compel others to engage. They do not commit you to inflexibility but do establish your...

Notes on Chapter 4 from Leading Out Loud Book

“Authentic communication is a continual dance between the heart and the mind, and between you and those with whom you communicate.”…”As you are passionate,...