Author Archives: Intermountain Mediation Center

About Intermountain Mediation Center

At Intermountain Mediation Center, we help resolve disputes involving divorce, personal injury, medical malpractice, wills and trusts, real estate, and employment and workplace issues. We are friendly, responsive and affordable. Call us today at (801) 424-3451 for a free assessment on how we can help you move beyond your conflict.

My Day at SpyHop

As a Accord3.0 Consultant, today I spent my afternoon at a successfully run after-school program called SpyHop Productions.  SpyHop’s mission is to mentor young people in the digital arts to help them find their voice, tell their stories, and be empowered … Continue reading

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Problem Solving in the Multiverse

As humans on a small blue planet, we sometimes look out to mostly empty space for signs that there may be life in the boundless beyond.  Perhaps there are planets like ours with abundant life and people constantly creating and … Continue reading

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Affirming The Physics of Free Will

Gravity, as we have come to know it, has been elusive for millennia. Newton was able to identify it and discuss it in terms of a static stage but is took several centuries later for Einstein to put gravity into … Continue reading

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Thoughts Are Faster Than Light

The last thing a fish notices is water, or so the saying goes. I’m of the opinion that we are in some kind of bubble not unlike the housing bubble we just popped or the burst of the tech sector … Continue reading

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Cicero on Climate Change

You must not consult the opinions and judgments of merely the present generation, but also those of future people. And yet posterity’s judgment, freed of distraction and malice, will be the more genuine–Cicero, Letters to his Brother Quintas Negotiating is … Continue reading

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Henry Vane and Gene Sharp Welcome You to Boston–Revisted

I originally wrote the basis of this article last February during the uprising in Egypt when I was in Boston visiting my son who is attending Berklee College of Music. With the further events coming out of the Middle East, … Continue reading

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Rip Tides of Volatility

Volatility. You cannot turn on a news report or search the internet and not hear or read something about it. We don’t like it. We spend our lives trying to figure ways around it or methods to control it. Whole … Continue reading

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