5 Accountability Tips for Air Travelers and Airlines

Air Travelers       Don’t barge to get on the plane first. Believe it or not, you are not more important than everyone else. Do share shared space: Don’t hog the overhead bins. Put your seat back slowly so you don’t sever the legs of your fellow passengers. The toilet is not your personal space for primping […]

Lame Decisions and Tarnished Reputations

        What is so hard about doing the right thing?  Why is it so difficult for some leaders to make decisions when the answer seems so obvious to the rest of us?  Why does it take advertisers to pull their support and public outrage to help get to what should have been […]

5 Accountability Tips for Drivers

Accountability is a big word, but it doesn’t always have to be about big things – Sometimes the small things are equally as important. Use your turn signals – you already paid for them! Say thanks when someone lets you into traffic, you know, the wavy hand thing. Let others into traffic – staging an […]

Accountability Heroes & Zeros of 2016

Back by popular demand!  It’s time for our annual Accountability Heroes and Zeros list!  That time of year where we look back on 2016, who was accountable and who wasn’t?  Who provided leadership in a way that sets a good example for others and who didn’t? Accountability Zeros of 2016 If we asked you to […]

The Olympic Version of Accountability

We don’t know about you, but we are Olympic junkies!  Really, we love all the different sporting events and we really love all the back stories of the athletes. Some of them are teary-making; what they or their families have overcome just to be able to be there.  Even without obstacles, just making it to that […]

Accountability Heroes & Zeros of 2015

Back by popular demand!  It’s time for our annual Accountability Heroes and Zeros list!  When we look back at all that was 2015, who was accountable and who wasn’t?  Who provided leadership in a way that sets a good example for others and who didn’t? As we’ve said before, if we asked you to rattle […]

The Call for As Below, So Above!

A couple of things happened this week which really provided a contrast for us in Accountability; one was at the A couple of things happened this week which really provided a contrast for us in Accountability; one was at the global level, and one was at a much more local level, but there were huge […]

Aliens, Bill Cosby and Donald Trump

Do you remember the old joke – if aliens were to come to earth and watch dog owners following their dogs around picking up their “deposits” they would think that dogs must rule our planet? Well, we’ve been wondering lately what aliens would think if they landed now and saw what was going on. First […]

Charleston: Forgiveness versus Retaliation

  In this blog, we’ve always been reluctant to dip our toes into the murky pools occupied by the issues of race, guns and politics, but after the events of these last few days in Charleston, we feel compelled to make an exception. Since we have a global audience, we want to make sure everyone […]

Footballs, Ice Cream & the Mighty Dollar

Well, here we go again.  Call us crazy, but we keep expecting accountability to change or at least hoping people will learn from prior mistakes and make a better decision the next time around.  The investigation into the New England Patriots football deflategate fiasco is still ongoing.  In a letter from the NFL’s Executive VP […]