Lifeonare

I recently read the book Lifeonare by Steve Cook and Shawn McCloskey and thought the premise was worth talking about. The book itself is an OK read, my biggest criticism is parts of it read like brochure for their seminars, but it does have a good overall theme it is trying to get across. The … Continue reading Lifeonare

Cross Training

It is common to implement cross training into our physical world, there are plenty of known benefits, so the diversity gets implemented as part of most training plans. When we cross over into the business world this cross training rarely occurs. People dive into their chosen business and once there tend to focus on that … Continue reading Cross Training

The Wrong Decision

Leader is a word that gets dissected and talked about maybe more than any other word in the English language. It is a word that instantly brings connotations and probably people to mind when it is heard. Leaders are looked up to and treated differently then those around them. Being a leader means a lot … Continue reading The Wrong Decision

Lessons Learned: Computer Monitor

I have found that a few times a year the modern technology that is supposed to make my life easier goes sideways crippling all productivity. Not only does the loss of whatever item causes an issue, but I find myself in this frustrating state where I don’t want to move on to something else until … Continue reading Lessons Learned: Computer Monitor

“Fried”

In the June 2018 issue of Men’s Health there is an article, “Fried” that is a great read. No, unfortunately not about fried food. It is about burnout at work. It talks about common things like unplugging from your phone and unfair compensation, but it also mentions less obvious ones like not having your job … Continue reading “Fried”

“Permanent Beta”

In the April 2018 issue of Entrepreneur Magazine Reid Hoffman, Cofounder of LinkedIn, is quoted describing entrepreneurs as being in a state of permanent beta. His description in two words describes a person that never is always innovating, tweaking, searching, and never settled. Entrepreneurship is a funny thing that can be difficult to explain to … Continue reading “Permanent Beta”