Young energy

I must confess that I didn’t know what to expect, maturity-wise, from 20-year-old singer Alex Young when we met for an interview earlier this week. But for the most part, I felt like I was talking to someone ageless. Young has taken on the cause of conflict-free...

An expanse

Love when the weekend lies in front of me and only part of it is planned. That means possibility with a capital ‘P’ for the rest. Yes.

Design and life

I meet an awful lot of kindred spirits through my role as a columnist and this week’s Game Plan certainly reflects that. It’s a conversation with designer Stephen Saint-Onge, whose latest gig (to add to TLC, ESPN, The View, Oprah …) is with Better...

Leading to a kicker

New York Times columnist David Brooks gives an interesting analysis of research on the traits of CEOs in his column today called In Praise of Dullness. The last paragraph is a zinger at the Obama administration that seemingly comes out of nowhere. Startling for me as...