Second Chances

Nineteen years ago I was given a second chance at life. I hesitate to call it a second chance because it was more like the forty second chance. However, this time was different. This time I would come to understand and respect this chance as quite possibly my last “second” chance to live. It was […]

Discontentment is Not a Dirty Word

Do you often have a feeling of discontentment? Does success in your life get you excited only to  find yourself analyzing how you could have achieved more? I recall my plan when I was in college. I laid it out well, I knew what classes I had to take, how long each semester was, and […]

How A Roadtrip Can Influence Us As Leaders

“Sometimes it’s the journey that teaches you a lot about your destination”. – Drake

Don’t Mistake Collaboration for Making Everyone Happy

At what point does coming up with a collaborative solution have to cease and someone in the room (typically the highest ranking leader) have to make an executive decision? What are those tell-tell signs that the effectiveness of trying to gain everyone’s input is beginning to diminish the return? That may sound harsh but there […]