Everyone knows what radar does. It creates a picture of what is on the horizon. Wise leaders pay attention to their radar.Continue Reading "Leadership Radar"
In spite of the fact that we blaze through the demands of our daily lives at an impatient pace, the truth is, life is long.Continue Reading "Life is Long……and fragile"
Most people spend their lives fighting off the wind and the waves of the ocean. Leaders chart a way through them. aboutLEADING is the personal blog of Gary Mayes and a forum to discuss lessons at the intersection of life and leadership.Continue Reading "aboutLEADING"
Beautifully painful. Harsh. Irresistable. Honest. A rare look into the complexity and tensions of hope and suffering. And, simultaneously, a frank reminder that the results of many choices can never be undone. I found myself moved by the images of sacrifice by parents for their children. I am moved by the work ethic of immigrant families who do everything within their power to build a life. In the anesthetic world of suburban comfort and western affluence Kite Runner is a compelling reminder of what real…Continue Reading “Kite Runner”Continue Reading "Kite Runner"