A harbinger for things to come?

Today is a historic day with the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States. Soon after confirmation, the following issues were removed from Whitehouse.gov: Health Care Civil Rights LGBT Immigration Climate Change The Spanish translation and Accessibility...

Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) is a milestone document in the history of human rights. December 10 was International Human Rights Day Drafted by representatives with different legal and cultural backgrounds from all regions of the world, the...

The role of a Progressive in a Trump Administration

Dateline 11/27/16   The sermon today was based on the Golden Rule and how we might respond to a Trump Presidency. There are two reasonable scenarios for a Trump Presidency: We know he is a man with a thirst for power and an admiration for the leadership style of...

People have retirement wrong.

Retirement is about being free to do what you want when you want. It should happen as early in life as possible, and you can do it in a relatively short time.  All you need is a business that provides you a good income with minimal work on your part.   When choosing...

The City will be installing a gravity sewer main on Ha’iku Road from Kahakili Hwy to Kamehameha Hwy. A meeting will be held September 15 from 6:30 to 8:30 at Ha’iku Elementary School to inform the public about the project and to discuss the EA. The...

Windward Homeless Coalition Mtg

Windward Homeless Alliance meeting next Monday, Aug 22nd 6-7:30pm at the Key Project, just mauka of the Kahaluu District Park. Informal meeting of Windward Non-Profits, Churches & Individuals who R interested in helping our Homeless/Houseless. Short update on HUD...

Don’t get caught by the IRS phone scam.

If you receive a threatening phone call from the IRS know it is a scam. I get these calls several times a month. The IRS communicates with its “customers” by letter.  They will never phone you.  This is one of the most profitable scams out there....

Cyntha Thielen vs Joan Hood – it is a very tight race.

I’m a proud Democrat and I am helping organize District 50(Kailua). District 50 is currently represented by Cynthia Thielen(R). Rep Thielen is in the toughest race of her career against ultra-conservative Joan Hood. As of this voting year, there is no Democratic...

Management by Objectives

Whether I am organizing project management or I need help organizing my life, Management by Objectives (MBO) is as viable today as it was when Peter Drucker introduced it to the world in the 1950s. MBO has been refined a bit over the years, but it is still a straight...