The Future of Higher Education is in the Blue Ocean

I have spent much of my career at Northwestern Michigan College thinking about blue oceans. Not just for our work in water, for which we are recognized experts both here and abroad, but the blue ocean business strategy that leads organizations to find new marketplaces...

Thinking Differently About Infrastructure

When we think about the word "infrastructure," our thoughts turn to roads, bridges, electrical grids and recently, water systems. We see and use each of these every day. When they don’t work, we know it. But the systems that allow a community to succeed go far...