Getting UN-busy With Garland Vance

Getting UN-busy With Garland Vance

It’s a rote response we’ve almost become programmed to utter. A general greeting &/or welfare check like “How’s it going?” is met with the standard “Busy as always!” or some similar descriptor to let you know that you are...
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...
The Pretender, Part II

The Pretender, Part II

For those of you who read Part 1 of this series, here’s hoping you’ve forgiven me for taking subtle shots at Dirty Dancing, mullets, and Democrats. But in my own defense, I’m an equal opportunity antagonist, so you can be sure to see future digs at...
The Pretender, Part 1

The Pretender, Part 1

If you get things that you desire, there may be unforeseen and unpleasant consequences. Another way to say that, “Be careful what you wish for,” but Google reminded me that’s also the name of a cheesy Nick Jonas flick (redundant, I know.) Whatevs, the spirit of...