Company Christmas Parties – DEFCON 4

Company Christmas Parties – DEFCON 4

“Colonel Conley, Take us to DEFCON 3 and get SAC on the line…” If you were still a kid in the 80’s, “War Games” is a movie you probably still fondly remember (if not, you’re dead to me, but that’s beside the point.) Matthew...
“Wait & DO” – Part Deaux

“Wait & DO” – Part Deaux

The first installment was fairly remarkable if I do say so m’self. This post? Wow, are you in for a treat—I’ve got taglines. One of my favorite concepts from Dr. Pritchett’s Hacking Uncertainty is the directive to “Open Yourself to...
Thinking Never Helped Anyone

Thinking Never Helped Anyone

Okay, that’s not entirely true, I’m sure there are a few examples of thinking that actually worked out very well for people. But, for the sake of this piece, humor me. One of my great joys in life is coaching Little League baseball…with two sons, 12 and 9,...
Call Me “Doctor” HR

Call Me “Doctor” HR

“You will undoubtedly quote me this proverb: ‘Physician, heal thyself’…” – Luke 4:23 Nothing paints a picture like Proverbs. Having “served” 20 years in the corporate world, 15 of those in Human Resources, I’ve seen my fair share of...