There’s No Free Lunch!

Jun 17, 2013

We have become a nation of myopic thinkers and quick fix artists. Our planning horizons seldom extend beyond the next election or quarterly earnings cycle, and kicking the proverbial can down the road has become the preferred mechanism for dealing with tough challenges.

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Climate Change: The Longest Journey

Jun 03, 2013

One of the longest journeys in the world is the one from the brain to the heart that transforms a thought into a heartfelt passion; a passion that can energize us into action.

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The Bakken is Rockin’ - But Do the Math!

May 14, 2013

Wall Street and the financial markets are buzzing over the recently released energy report on the Bakken and Three Forks oil fields by the United States Geological Survey (USGS).

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Vol.1, Issue 1: Eight Game-Changing Megatrends

May 01, 2013

The storm clouds are gathering as we move inexorably closer to the perfect storm. One must ask: What makes this perfect storm different from global challenges of the past? We need only look at the megatrends driving it to get a sense of its catastrophic potential.

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Beware:The Perfect Storm Cometh

Jun 26, 2012

Energy prices, geopolitical unrest, and economic instability have combined to cast a pall over our future, but we are not helpless.

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You’ve Never Owed So Much

Jun 04, 2012

The rhetoric and finger-pointing over the national budget and debt ceiling limit will reach a crescendo this fall as the election year comes to a head, but don’t look for any meaningful solutions. Far easier – and safer – it seems to kick the can down the road.

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Bakken Oil:Panacea or Placebo?

May 14, 2012

There’s a new epidemic afflicting the country. I call it the Bakken Oil Syndrome – BOS, for short. BOS is an insidious disease that lulls an unsuspecting public into believing that energy independence is right around the corner – and fixable by merely upping the prescribed dosage of oil exploration and drilling.

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Announcing: The new “Perfect Storm” blog

May 03, 2012

We are pleased to announce our new blog entitled The Perfect Storm. Consistent with our mission to 'awaken, engage and help mankind weather the storm,' it will offer commentary on issues and events pertaining to the perfect storm.

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