Thanksgiving Gravy

Have you noticed how Thanksgiving has become a bit of a cliché? I mean at this time of our year our social timelines are overflowing with people proclaiming their gratefulness for their friends [...]

Connect Carefully

Last week I finished up a corporate training and a senior manager chimed in to get my thoughts about LinkedIn introductions. Specifically what I thought about receiving invitations to connect [...]

Put Down Your Phone

(Originally published on Have you noticed that everyone, and I do mean everyone, seems to be plugged into their phone? Go to Starbucks. Coffee and phones. Go to the mall (if you can [...]

Negativity Sucks Pt. 2

I mentioned in my last post how I had found myself somewhat adrift a sea of endless negativity. I had managed to let people and circumstances take control of my fate and suddenly I was a [...]