Wanted: Courage (Apply Within)

Wanted: Courage (Apply Within)

I completed my podcast interview with Karin Hurt yesterday as we discussed the concepts in her new book, Courageous Cultures. [btw, I can’t wait for you guys to hear the finished product, so stay tuned for the release date.] Such a timely topic, because as...
Action Requested!

Action Requested!

With an introductory episode in the can and my first three interviews scheduled and ready to record, the HR Hardball podcast is on target for an October launch!We’ll have discussions on #courage,#leadership, HR gone bad, Isaac Newton, communication, dead...
Pack Light, But Effectively

Pack Light, But Effectively

As I continue to assimilate into a new role with a new company in a new industry complete with its own lexicon, library of acronyms and secret handshakes, I continue to remind myself “none of that matters.” It’s a natural reaction to slow-play your integration into a...
Armadillos and Fauci

Armadillos and Fauci

In your wildest dreams could you imagine a cloth mask being the focal point of a cultural civil war? This is the nuttiest thing in America since Pet Rocks were a serious fad. From what I can tell, we have three distinct groups, each with an equal amount of support....
Juice Box Hero!!

Juice Box Hero!!

Back when my kids thought I was cool, we had a pretty amazing run of “Car Karaoke” episodes* that we posted to YouTube. In some episodes, the family dog even made an appearance. Easily some of the most memorable times of my life, I still share them on...