Signs In The Sky? We’ll Soon Find Out …

Signs In The Sky? We’ll Soon Find Out …

This probably belongs in a round file labeled “weird stuff” or “… hmm …”, but I simply couldn’t resist this rather amazing bag of serious coincidences. While everyone has by now heard of the April 8, 2024 total solar eclipse, there is quite a bit more to the story here. New Madrid, MO. Seven Ninevah’s. Seven planet lineups. We’ll soon find out …

Who Is WHO? The Great Resetter, Maybe?

Who Is WHO? The Great Resetter, Maybe?

Something really strange and troubling is going on with the World Health Organization (WHO), a UN agency, and the World Economic Forum (WEF). From its initial charter as an advisory agency, WHO today seems to be taking on a much greater and more active role – for a “Disease X” pandemic yet. Do you know what this is all about? I sure didn’t.

Good Riddance 2023. Welcome 2024. Maybe …

Good Riddance 2023. Welcome 2024. Maybe …

A new year has begun. What will it bring us? Well, most of 2024 has already been baked in during 2023. But does anybody truly know what happened in 2023? Lots of views, along with the usual mis-information and mal-information. Nobody really knows. Any guesses for 2024? Here are a few of mine …

Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics

Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics

I read last week about the amazing half-million-plus jobs growth in January 2023. What great news! Or perhaps not. Maybe it is little more than an opinion. Or possibly a lie, or even a damned lie, or worst of all – a statistic. What is the difference between these, if any? And why does it matter to us normal folk?

Predicting the Unpredictable

Predicting the Unpredictable

Our world today is one of continuous, unpredictable change. It seems likely to stay this way for an unpredictable length of time. But managing a business requires some ability to see what’s ahead – to predict. How can you predict well enough for managing a business or organization in such an unpredictable world? Here are a few ideas.

Expertosis — Experts and Wisdom of Crowds vs. Reality

Expertosis — Experts and Wisdom of Crowds vs. Reality

Expertosis – overdependence on the input of “experts” and poll sources to support major decisions. Today’s complex world makes expert input almost unavoidable but we need some way to establish the credibility of such sources. Much “expertise” is simply opinion, agenda, or inapplicable to your context. How might you establish the source credibility – trust – that you need?