Credibility emerges as “white space,” yet few leaders able to reap its benefits

The 2015 Aspen Ideas Festival included a panel discussion on the topic of “The Church of Pope Francis.” At the beginning of the discussion, Nancy Gibbs, editor of Time magazine, calls Pope Francis the world’s “most credible” leader. She asserts his acts of public humility continue to help return the Roman Catholic Church to a role of advocacy on behalf of the poor and underrepresented. By choosing the…

Revitalization plan shines bright light on Finger Lakes region’s future 

Region of Light, Beacon of Hope: Illuminating the Finger Lakes Region, Upstate New York’s Greatest Economic Opportunity — Common Wealth’s response to the Finger Lakes Region Economic Development Council’s draft proposal for the Upstate Development Initiative. The period for public comments and feedback is now closed and over the past two weeks, the Finger Lakes…

For Steve Sink, work meant business 

My interest in business began more than 15 years ago. As a kid, I frequently played “shop” — even built a laptop out of Legos — but it wasn’t until high school that I was formally introduced to the concept of business and its role in the community. I joined Future Business Leaders of America…