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Reassessing During Your “Recessment”

I made up the word "recessment" to express my feelings -- and perhaps yours -- during this time of self-isolation, assuming you and your loved ones are well and practicing safe behaviors, and you aren't an essential worker working outside the house. (Granted,...

Lessons Learned from Doing Stand-Up Comedy

In August, I decided I wanted to add more humor to my content-rich presentations. I can be funny among friends, but I was having trouble finding humor for my keynotes and trainings. I researched nearby stand-up comedy classes starting around Oct. 1. However, my friend...

Take Calculated Risks

Take Calculated Risks

“Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.” —George S. Patton from a letter to Cadet George S. Patton IV, June 6, 1944 Taking calculated risks means boldness with forethought. It means weighing the outcome and avoiding unwise action. A calculated...