Author: Danute Debney Shaw

From the Desk of Danute Debney Shaw

Professional and Personal Resilience During Covid-19, and In the Time of “Re”

“It’s a Grade B” horror film!!”  A friend of mine who works for the High Court in London was exchanging emails with me on the current situation regarding Covid-19.  Others have called it variously, “The Twilight Zone”, “the plague”, etc.   Escalation of the Covid-19 virus progression across the globe has been painfully seen. I have […]

“The Presence of Past Perfect – Love and Survival” (A story of internal resource, subjective power and the resilience of the human spirit.)

[The below is a story of personal, human interest. It highlights what the human spirit can accomplish in life when determined to do so and is willing to use all rational and subjective intelligence resources.] Recently I celebrated a birthday and the same weekend, the mementos of a long gone past arrived to wish me […]

What Is “Decision Strategy Innovation”?

The question does come up occasionally… As referred to in the work of CelaPhontus services, “decision strategy innovation” points to a particular, paradigmatic approach to thought and process development. It  incorporates rational, intuitive and creative skills, resulting in dynamic ways to engage challenges and opportunities. In short it is the “How” of getting things done […]

The Benefits of Rejection

Rejection and the accompanying feelings of failure are not something anyone looks forward to in life, whether under professional or personal circumstances.  But, are we always able to see the implications?  The lesson?  The gift? Aside of comments like that of Groucho Marx, who has famously been quoted as saying he “would not want to be a member […]

CREATIVE MARKETING, “How to get there from here?”

I have recently been asked a question about how I would explore “creative” marketing from my perspective of Decision Strategy Innovation.  Here are my thoughts. 1 – Know Thyself According to our trusted friend the “Internet”, “Know thyself” is an aphorism (saying) found inscribed in the Temple of Apollo at Delphi, in ancient Greece.  While […]