if I were in a speech class

if I were in a speech class

If I were a college student studying Speech Communications as I did 16 years ago, I feel like there would have been a moment this week where we would have dissected a very publicly delivered speech. We would have talked about delivery, preparation, content, and...
getting in the ditches

getting in the ditches

This month, I’ve jumped in to the conversation on mental health, anxiety and depression.  A couple things I’ve read, listened to and pondered are listed below.  Feel free to download and enjoy yourself. Presentation on DEPRESSION by Dr. Gary...
dream job

dream job

I’ve developed a new pick up line.  No, no the kind that you use on the opposite sex, but the kind that makes for unique conversation. I like to consider myself a #bridgebuilder and I’m always looking for ways to connect people and connect with...
dear facebook

dear facebook

Dear John (or whatever guy is reading this at Facebook), In the regular world of business, skewing numbers to deploy your own sales scheme would be seen as inappropriate, without integrity and depending on the severity – illegal. But, you know we all depend on...

So, what does investing look like?

So, last week, I shared these thoughts, but I’ve been thinking some more! What does investing look like? Giving back –  Do you have a place to serve?  I mean get your heart and the space under your fingernails dirty?  It might physically be...
Investing

Investing

I don’t know if it’s the fact that my sister and bro-in-law are away at children’s camp or the nostalgia of the summer, but I’ve been thinking a lot this week about the people that have invested in me.     A couple weeks ago, I had a pretty heartfelt...