Lauren Bloom

Lauren Bloom is a Washington, D.C., attorney, interfaith minister and author of the award-winning book, Art of the Apology: How, When and Why to Give and Accept Apologies.

Recent Articles By The Author

Protesters Are Not the Only Ones Begging for Jobs

Protesters Are Not the Only Ones Begging for Jobs

If Congress is smart, it will put partisan politics aside and fund the jobs programs that will put protesters -- and many Americans -- back to work.

Steve Jobs' Legacy: Good Enough Is Not Enough

Steve Jobs' Legacy: Good Enough Is Not Enough

Everyone in business could learn from Jobs' example that quality matters.

Will 'Say on Pay' Become the New Normal for CEOs?

Will 'Say on Pay' Become the New Normal for CEOs?

Corporate boards would be wise to listen to frustrated shareholders when executive compensation becomes too generous.

5 Lessons Michele Bachmann Should Learn From Bartz and Krawcheck

5 Lessons Michele Bachmann Should Learn From Bartz and Krawcheck

The fate of two female execs offers lessons that a female Presidential hopeful would be wise to learn.

7 Reasons Obama Should Run for Re-Election

7 Reasons Obama Should Run for Re-Election

His detractors are suggesting he call it quits after one term, but for the sake of the nation, Obama needs to run again. Here's why.

5 Reasons to Avoid Bank Stocks

5 Reasons to Avoid Bank Stocks

Current events suggest U.S. and European banks are not looking good.

4 Reasons Obama's Jobs Plan Should Pass

4 Reasons Obama's Jobs Plan Should Pass

The American Jobs Act addresses many of the nation's biggest practical concerns and could put a lot of unemployed Americans back to work.

Bernanke Offers Encouragement, but Little Action

Bernanke Offers Encouragement, but Little Action

It's no surprise that Bernanke didn't offer more. There are, after all, limits to what the Fed can do to address the nation's economic woes.

5 Reasons Steve Jobs Should Stay as Apple Chairman

5 Reasons Steve Jobs Should Stay as Apple Chairman

Some analysts are questioning whether Jobs will drag the company down by staying on as Chairman. Here's why Apple would be smart to keep him.

Going Green, Gaining Jobs

Going Green, Gaining Jobs

President Obama's jobs plan should be creative enough to identify meaningful ways to incentivize American companies to foster sustainability as they hire.