Social Media Experiment – Doing Without

I’ve quit. Gone cold turkey. I’m doing without social media for the month of November. It won’t kill me but it should break the habit. The modern world is designed to capture your attention using all the latest in research and the science of...

Thoughts on recent Boy Scouts of America program changes

We tend to have visceral reactions to the unexpected. The Boy Scouts of America announcing their admittance of girls is one that has elicited a lot of reactions. As a current Cubscout leader, son of leaders, and a former Cubscout and Boy Scout my reaction has been...
Reflections on a goal achieved.

Reflections on a goal achieved.

On June 4th 2016 my family and I arrived at the house we would be staying at for a week long vacation on Hilton Head Island. It was to be a gathering of most of the family members on my wife’s side of the family to catch up, to enjoy each other’s company,...

Pause, reflect, and move forward intentionally

Disbelief, Shock, Anger, Confusion. The emotions are running the gamut this morning. The polls said one thing and you are experiencing the opposite. Much like the UGA football fans in the TN game your emotions are going through a whipsaw of disbelief. I am here to...

Change Log 10-25-2016: The Value of Time

The rich invest in time, the poor invest in money – Warren Buffett Part of the changes we have been implementing at the office is focusing on time. It is the most precious resource we have. You only have 24 hours in a day. Spending every one of them wisely is...
Change log 5.11.16 – Time for Change

Change log 5.11.16 – Time for Change

If your computer was displaying this message would it stress you out? What if it was still saying that after 3 hours? With the dots slowly spinning around and around and the percentage never climbing, would that stress you out? I was concerned after two hours but I...

Digital Safety Checklist

Everywhere you go they want to see your drivers license, your social security number, your date of birth, your first dog’s breed or some other random fact about you. They want to identify you, quantify you, and determine your profitability to them. The main problem...

Protect Yourself – Protect a Loved One

There is a great article in the New York Times today dealing with the diminished mental capacity that can occur with our loved ones and with our selves as we get older. This is one of the things we work on with our clients as they get older. We don’t refer to it...