April 19th, 2016

Why Failure May Be More Valuable Than Success

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The morning after a sixteen hour drive from Illinois, my father-in law walked into my office and asked, “Do we learn more from our … Continue reading

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March 8th, 2016

How to Stand Out When Screwing Things Up

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Irish novelist James Joyce once wrote, “A man’s errors are his portals of discovery.” Some days I feel I’ve spent a little too much time … Continue reading

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August 19th, 2015

Why Should I Care About Celebrating Success?

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I love a good celebration. Whether we’re celebrating a birthday, a holiday, a milestone, a promotion, … Continue reading

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June 30th, 2015

The Destruction of Being Right

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We need to be right. It feels good, and validates our self-worth. We’ll knowingly suffer the negative consequences of broken relationships in order to … Continue reading

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December 15th, 2014

The Gift of Attention

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According to a segment on the Today Show on NBC this morning, a new study indicates men can give only six minutes of attention to their spouse before … Continue reading

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June 23rd, 2011

Careful — your character is showing!

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It was reported today that a Southwest Airlines pilot was suspended for remarks he made in the cockpit of a plane. What he thought was a private … Continue reading

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