The Magic of Change, NOAA Style

Hope and change have been disappointing at best.  Apparently hope was not a powerful enough tool.  Mayhap magic might prevail. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), under the enlightened administration of environmental superstar Dr. Jane Lubchenco, is planning a leadership conference in June.  The conference is to be held in a hotel near the NOAA Headquarters in Silver Spring, MD.  No excessive travel for these parsimonious protectors of the purse strings.   A couple of months ago, we were told of some high jinks at the GSA.  That's the Government Services Administration (GSA) that is chartered with overseeing the careful spending of our money.  They had a big conference with clowns and magic and mystics.  Then they had a big scandal.  Maybe NOAA missed the memo.  One of the sessions at the NOAA conference was to have a motivational theme and had the working title of "The Magic of Change."  NOAA placed...(Read Full Post)