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Monthly Archives: February 2014

“13 Behaviors of Trustworthy People, #1 and #2”

Drawn from “Speed of Trust” by Stephen M.R. Covey The Collier Companies Fall 2013 Conference of Champions featured a two day “Speed of Trust” seminar by FranklinCovey Trust is a catalyst that turbo charges productivity and elevates relationships. Where there is genuine trust; people relax, things flow smoother and happen faster. So, how can this wonderful thing called trust be created? […]

“Jury Nullification: The Secret You Need to Know”

If a jury believes a law is unfair or that a conviction in particular case would be unjust, they do NOT have to convict. Jury nullification is a long existing de-facto power (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jury_nullification) of juries under common law since colonial times yet judges and attorneys are generally forbidden from informing jurors of this power. Indeed, prosecutors have arrested […]

“Are You a ‘Sitanaut’?”

Western society has adopted ever increasing sedentary lifestyles over the last fifty years. Many attempt to offset their desk bound careers with regular workouts. Unfortunately, even regular visits to the health club, as helpful as they are, cannot completely make up for the negative impact of too much sitting. “Sitting Kills, Moving Heals: How Everyday […]

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