Balancing Your State

Balancing Your State

When state governments get into trouble the news stories start talking about balancing the state budget.  It usually gets reduced to simple math of cutting personnel and services to be better in line with revenue coming into the state.  Sounds simple!  Unfortunately...
How Long is Your Yardstick – Reaching your goals

How Long is Your Yardstick – Reaching your goals

Welcome to a new year and that point where a lot of us start beating ourselves up about what we didn’t do last year and vow that we are going to do things better next year.  Were you a hopeless failure or a solid success? Are you reaching your goals?  How do you...
Dance Lessons

Dance Lessons

Most people think of fall being the season for New England.  Summer in the Berkshires has its own charms.   From Sharon, Connecticut to Williamstown, MA are a series of summer-stock and off Broadway performances.  Despite having  lived here most of my life, I’ve...