Tag Archives: Tony Schwartz

PRedicting this PResidency

As Donald Trump limped through what some called his worst week yet, there are pundits who are saying his presidency is effectively over. Tony Schwartz, Trump’s co-author on The Art of the Deal, even predicted the president will soon resign. I learned never to make such predictions, especially when it comes to Trump. A review of my past blogs on… Read more »

The PoweR of Stepping Back

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I forbid the use of electronic devices in class.  It’s distracting and rude when a student pulls out a cellphone.  It’s also upsetting when I see a family at dinner with their attention focused on phones instead of personal interaction.  And texting while driving?  It’s potentially deadly and completely unnecessary.  But our screens too often prevent us from focusing and reflecting on what and who is right in front… Read more »