The other day, Doug and I were playing a a really fun game called, Shut the Box, with our friends, the Ryans, who introduced the game to us. It’
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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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“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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“Courage is knowing what not to fear.” Plato Oh, fear—you are my eternal nemesis! But I am well aware of your presence, so you no longer
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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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“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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Yesterday morning I played tennis. I have played tennis on Tuesday mornings now for over 20 years! Tuesday is my weekly drill, so there is a pro and 5
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Some things naturally go together like salt and pepper and bread and butter. But faith and fear, most would argue, are exact opposites, right? No one
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Saturday, Doug and I went to a local bike shop to look for a new bike for me—it’s finally time to retire my 30-year-old Trek. The guy at the b
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If I were to ask you, “What are the top 5 things you need to do today to move you along in your career or life,” what would they be? I don
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Last night I completed my 12-week Success Academy with Prudential. We were discussing how to exercise patience, especially in our WFH environment. Imp
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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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A long time ago people thought the world was flat—and that made perfect sense. As you looked out at the horizon, the world appeared as though it jus
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Doug and I spent this past weekend bringing one of our daughters back to college. We have two more children who will be heading off to college, as wel
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“Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, you cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.” ~ Plato In my r
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I recently took a class and like any good student, I was looking for answers. Unfortunately (and fortunately), the class didn’t provide answers,
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Have you ever said, “Yes,” when you really meant, “No”? Do you think you fall under the category of generous and helpful? Or d
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