Last night, I was reading, “Delivering Happiness,” which was written by the late CEO of Zappos.com, Tony Hsieh. He appeared to have had an
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Yesterday, I was watching the Tampa Bay Buccaneers versus the Green Bay Packers. It was the battle of Tom Brady vs Aaron Rodgers so the passing game w
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As some of you know, we have had a few cases of COVID here at the Fitzgerald household—4 (of 6) to be exact. Two of which were my son and daughter w
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In December, we bought an exercise bike. Yesterday, when I finished my ride, I decided to check out a stat the instructors talk about a lot—the lead
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Doug and I were talking about the pandemic over the weekend and how it will continue to impact the economy. I heard him say something he has said befo
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What is your plan for 2021? When one full year passes by, and you are drinking your coffee on a Tuesday morning in December of 2021, what do you want
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So here we are—at the doorstep of the holiday season. We are still in a pandemic, yet Thanksgiving will happen tomorrow, regardless. There are only
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Do you like to read books? Me, too. I tend to focus a lot on chapters; I hate stopping in the middle of a chapter if I can avoid it. When I finish a c
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Many years ago, softball was my sport. My dad had been an amazing baseball player, so the sport kind of ran through our veins. I was never the best, b
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Have you ever said, “I’m not good at math,” or “Science was never my thing.” Right, me, too. How far back do you have to
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This weekend, I was watching an episode of The Crown. In one scene, Queen Elizabeth was lamenting to her horse handler. She’s explaining how muc
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“A picture paints a thousand words” is an English adage that was essentially paraphrased from Henrik Ibsen, who first said “A thousa
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Last night, on my Emerging Leaders call, we were talking about career mapping and creating a presence, all of which requires some intentional forward
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Doug and I were in Vermont over the weekend and we completed two hikes. The hike we chose on Saturday was the Weathersfield Trail on Mount Ascutney. T
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“Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.” ~Nido Qubein Do you remember w
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Why are we afraid to fail? Why have we created a culture where failure is essentially frowned upon? If I asked you if failure was good or bad, youR
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I was watching a detective show last night (and the US Open and the Flyers game—don’t judge). At one point in this particular episode, one of
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As we enter the very last week of summer, and we begin to think about where we are and all that we want to be different in our lives as we move forwar
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“Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.” Oscar Wilde  The mind loves to compartmentalize everything—especially people.
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Have you ever said, “Ok, we’v tried it your way, now let’s try mine“? Of course you have. I know for me, when I utter those wo
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