Protection vs. Projection

Protection vs. Projection

It may be scary to think about it this way, but you, my friend, have a reputation. You are continually building or validating that reputation, and you are being helped along in that endeavor by people all around you, often when you aren’t present to either...
3 Dangers of Being Nice

3 Dangers of Being Nice

You can’t help it, deep down you’re a good person. You’re good enough, you’re smart enough, and doggone it – people like you. Be careful. Don’t get me wrong, there are plenty of situations where “nice” is completely...

God Bless Patriotism

I’m not what you would call a soccer “fan,” in the sense that I’ve never felt compelled (or skilled enough) to compete in the sport, learn its nuances, or even develop an allegiance for a particular club. But there I am watching the FIFA World...