You’ve Got a Business to Run

You’ve got a business to run...and the content you create or curate is the fuel that keeps the engine humming and the lights on. It’s what will allow you to go the distance, to see the sights, to make the ride a trip of a lifetime. Without … [Read more]

A Matter of Timing

On the Master List of Human Challenges™, timing lands somewhere in the top 5, depending on the day. When it comes to creating and publishing content, timing has more to do with our audience's readiness for it than it does with our own … [Read more]

The One that Got Away

Early in my teaching career, when I was still wet behind the ears and still developing my professional confidence, I lost sleep at night from thinking too much about the one or two problem students who just didn't "get it." You can imagine the … [Read more]

My First Year in Podcasting

One of my favorite quotes of all time is by Gretchen Rubin, New York Times bestselling author of The Happiness Project: Or, Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More … [Read more]

The Night Before

We've all heard stories about various superstitions and rituals athletes have around play offs and championship games. What they do and don't do the night before the Big Game. Turns out catching a local showing of "American Sniper" or … [Read more]


When expectations are high for your latest project, what hurts so much is not the loss if things don’t go as everyone imagined they would. All things being equal in terms of preparation, practice, and getting to the meeting on time, what hurts the … [Read more]