One Push Up A Day

The very first blog post I ever wrote was on August 8, 2008. The blog is entitled, One Push Up, and the post is similarly titled, “One push up a day?” Thought is was lost in cyber-space.  Couldn’t find it, but today it fell from Heaven so to speak. It’s really long. And I even ended […]

Book, What Book?

Write a book?  Are you kidding me?  Who’s got time? You don’t know where to start, right?  Why should you write a book?  Why should you blog?   Why should you do anything that’s hard? If you ever decide to go beyond blogging and write a souvenir copy called a book, click here for an […]


As we journey through life, unexpected things happen. Some really good. Some not. Some are in between. And there are “constants” in our lives, even as things ebb and flow. Just spent four days in Hartford, Connecticut on a business trip. So? Well, traveling is simply part of the landscape of my work.  Some trips […]

Learn Grow Transform

Learn Grow. Transform. Repeat. I used to think people would notice if you did a great job.  Then I realized that I was surrounded by alpha dogs. Everyone around me is doing a great job. Should have seen that one coming, but I didn’t. The antidote? Work harder or shut the hel heck up.  You […]

The Ones We Miss

Last night on the phone call from my Hartford, Connecticut Marriott Hotel room, Cheryl and Chapin recounted the day they had.  The one I missed. It was a milestone day for Chapin. He played the lead part in a musical production at his school.  He even surprised Cheryl with his confidence “onstage”. I was not […]