Author: Tim

  • As the COVID-19 pandemic progresses, top infectious disease experts are warning Americans to steel themselves for a challenging spring. “We’re going to be seeing some serious things that the American public unfortunately is going to have to get used to seeing,” Dr. Anthony Fauci of...

  • Apart from students of military history and strategy, Army General Maxwell Thurman’s legacy is largely unknown.  He spent 37 years serving his country, including stints in Vietnam as an intelligence adviser and artillery commander.  Upon his death in 1994, the New York Times referred to...

  • Welles Remy Crowther was a 24-year-old equities trader with Sandler O’Neill and Partners on the 104th floor of the South Tower when it was struck on September 11, 2001. A 1999 Boston College graduate, he had been a member of the college’s lacrosse team, where he...

  • Here’s an excerpt from Chapter 4 of my book Leadership that Lasts:  Seven Actions toward an Enduring Impact.  That chapter, entitled “Commit,” focuses on the critical importance of values and direction in leading teams and organizations. Pilots, perhaps more than any other types of leaders, understand...