Video

Accidental Racism

~Assuming You Have Good Intentions~ When we meet people who interest us, we ask questions that we hope show an authentic interest  — questions that we’ve been taught (one way or another) are expected, polite and appropriate. The most common… Read More ›

Mentoring with Fabio Viviani

A few weeks ago, I ate lunch at the amazing Siena Tavern in Chicago’s River North area.  Afterwards, I did a bit of research for my restaurant review and came across this interview with Siena’s Executive Chef, Fabio Viviani. Besides being charming, dynamic and witty,… Read More ›

Monday: Be Ready

When Dreams Come True I was inspired by this video.  A little girl who earned YouTube fame by covering Nicki Minaj’s single “Super Base” gets a chance to meet her idol on Ellen and sing the song.  Notice how she doesn’t… Read More ›