My wife is about to get a new boss. As part of the process staff members in her department have been invited to participate in the interview process. One of the concerns that was raised with one of the candidates was their flexibility when it came to enforcing workplace policies. She works in a high […]

What are we to make of this, White Liberals Present Themselves as Less Competent in Interactions with African-Americans? Here’s the crux of the article and the research: The researchers found that┬áliberal individuals were less likely to use words that would make them appear highly competent when the person they were addressing was presumed to be […]

Sometime during my experience as a full time student in the Tulane Business School’s MBA program (25 years ago now) I heard the following parable: An American investment banker was at the pier of a small coastal Mexican village when a small boat with just one fisherman docked. Inside the small boat were several large […]