In the last column, Strauss and Howes theory of history repeating itself every fourth generation was discussed. Those generations, Hero, Silent, Prophet, and Nomad, have different values and driving forces. We like to say we treat all employees the same but in fact, we dare not. They are different people from different times.
Behavior of people within our organizations changes with the changi...
April 14, 2014 - 6:44pm
The Adventures of Ole and Lena: A stud and a hotdish
When I was in high school my Dad decided to buy me a car. I guess he got tired of me always asking to borrow his, or worried that Id smash it up or some such thing, although I never put a scratch in any car the entire time I was in high school. He had a 1957 Desoto at that time.
It had fins the size of airplane wings and looked like it could take off at any moment. It had automatic pushbutton ...
September 24, 2013 - 11:03am
The thrill of Angry Birds can sure shock those who play it, but is it worth the risk of 7,200 volts?
This year alone, members of Northern Plains and Dakota Valley Electric Cooperatives reported 101 accidents between power lines and farm equipment. That's almost as many as the 105 accidents reported in all of 2012! Most farmers do their best, but in some cases, farmers said they didnt notice ...
August 22, 2013 - 11:32am