Monthly Archives: January 2013

Social Capital – The New Measure of Success

Today, I wanted to share with you a great article I read recently that really talks about the importance of using social media to really engage with your customers. Things like blogging, Facebook, and You Tube videos are simply not … Continue reading

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Claiming Our Baggage

Ready or not … a new year has begun.  The reality is that some of us are not ready.  Many more of us find ourselves much less ready than we’d like to be.  Some of us find ourselves in a … Continue reading

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Facing Death With The Courage of a Dog

When the topic of death comes up, a lot of people tend to get uneasy.  We don’t really like to talk about death.  Most of us dread going to funerals and we would rather not have to face the reality … Continue reading

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You Have To:Seven Practical Things to Being a Leader Today

The topic of leadership is one of the most talked about topics there is, especially when it comes to improving yourself.  There is no doubt that being a good leader is a huge part of having any kind of success.  … Continue reading

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More Than Just Work (Part 3)

Today we will be continuing with our discussion about how work can be more than just work.  In today’s part we will be discussing sacred work and using it as a means of service to others.  If you missed Part … Continue reading

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More Than Just Work (Part 2)

Today we will be continuing with our discussion about how work can be more than just work.  In today’s part we will be discussing good work and engaging in it with joy.  If you missed Part 1 of the series, … Continue reading

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More Than Just Work (Part 1)

Work.  The word can bring you up or bring you down just by the mentioning of the word.  Some of us are able to work at something we love to do so it does not even seem like work.  Others … Continue reading

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Space Oddity

Today’s featured song is a little “out there” in many different senses of the word.  The lyrics and the music give you the feeling that you really are out in space with this Major Tom.  Space Oddity by David Bowie … Continue reading

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Game 13: Tulsa vs. ISU Liberty Bowl

Tulsa  31  ISU  17 Coach Rhoads was asked at halftime what was missing from the Cyclone performance so far in the game.  His answer was “LIFE” and I think that pretty much sums up the game. Iowa State played Tulsa … Continue reading

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2012: What a Great Year it Was!

As I look back on 2012, I see that it was a great year.  I got engaged.  The Cyclones went to another bowl game.  Life is good. I have had an absolutely great time blogging and we have continued with … Continue reading

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