Solving problems requires taking action, not just talking

It seems that one of the challenges of today is whether to talk or to act. On certain issues about which I am concerned, there appears to be a local, regional or national conference every week.  These conferences feature “thought leaders” who share their opinions and knowledge on the topic.  Very rarely do these conferences offer a solution.  When a solution is offered, there is no instruction book.  Implementing a solution takes on the appearance…