President Obama

It’s Time to Take Time

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In our 24/7 business and media world it’s easy to get caught up in the moment. Financial programs breathlessly shout out the latest ups and downs in stocks, unemployment, consumer confidence, and all other sorts of short term data designed to keep you tuned in, if not just plain depressed.

But that leaves little time for sober reflection on the problems and opportunities we face as a nation.

With the dramatic change in leadership in Washington, there is now a unique opportunity for all of us to step back to take a look forward with a sense of renewed purpose. This is still the world’s strongest economy, driven by our can-do spirit, democratic ideals and devotion to country. We were again reminded of that with President Obama’s Inaugural speech.  read more »