Don’t be too Quick to Dismiss an Ass

In an online Bible study, we recently talked about receiving criticism. When do we willingly receive it? Who has the right to speak into our life? Who do we listen to? These were just a few questions we explored. Because it was a Bible centered discussion, it reminded me of a Bible story about a […]

Three Years Later – Thank You

Three years ago, I wrote the blog post below after leaving corporate America. It was scary but then, most things worth pursuing come with some risk. With my third year coming to a close, as I look at where I am personally and professionally, I’m where I’d hope to be when I first set out. […]

The Influencer – A Final Sneak Peek

My third book, The Influencer: Secrets to Success and Happiness, is on track for a December release, available in paperback and Kindle just in time for Christmas! I’ve been working with my book coach, Barbara Grassey, to pull together all of the final details. Writing is easy for me, but all the steps necessary to […]

Make Your Next Presentation Your Best Ever

Over the last couple of months, I’ve given nearly a dozen keynote and breakout presentations. It’s been great to be back in the saddle, especially with the in-person events. Almost without exception, each time I do a presentation I feel it was the best I’ve ever given. I also believe this; each one going forward […]

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

“Should I Stay or Should I Go” is a classic punk rock song by The Clash from the early 1980s. The song is more than 40 years old now, but the following section had me reflecting on our current culture: Should I stay or should I go now? Should I stay or should I go […]