Minimizing or maximizing

vines growing along path

The choices people make can either minimize or maximize their organization. At times, it’s necessary to reduce or make cuts in order to grow. Working moment to moment without seeing the big picture can stunt your growth. Looking at the choices you need to make and realizing the possible impact of those actions enables you to make the best possible choices … Read More

On standing out

yards park at night

One of the fastest growing neighborhood’s in Washington, DC is in the Navy Yard area.  It’s known locally as Yards Park and is close to the stadiums for the Nationals and DC United.  The restaurants and shops are good to visit but the public spaces are what brings this area to life. There are wading pools, tiered grass steps, several … Read More

The people you serve

light in restaurant

Take a look at the image in this post. This light fixture was designed.  So was the wall, window, and building in the background.  There’s not a lot in the man-made world that wasn’t given careful thought–for better or for worse.  I happen to like the way this fixture looks and think it works well in this restaurant where I … Read More