What prompted her comment was the exchange that occurred between former Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush at a recent gathering about their new leadership scholars program. Here are two former rivals having more fun than I have seen in a long time.
Take the long view on your work and your relationships. All the stress will someday be behind you. Lead your career in such a way that there is more to you than your job, so that when your career is over you still have a sense of who you are. And treat others well so that if you find yourself sharing a platform with them in retirement, you can enjoy yourself as much as these two did.
-- beth triplett
Photo: Jonathan Ernst for REUTERS, September 8, 2014
Story: What's better than one laughing ex-president? Two laughing ex-presidents. The Fix by Jamie Fuller, Washington Post, September 8, 2014