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There is a lot of noise being created throughout our media saturated universe.  People are shouting all day long, hoping to be heard.  If we don’t take the time to choose our message wisely, what we say will simply be adding to the noise. It takes persistence, revision, and strategy to frame a good message.  A […]

Choose Wisely
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“The future is an infinite succession of presents, and to live now as we think human beings should live, in defiance of all that is bad around us, is itself a marvelous victory.” – Howard Zinn   Every day corruption is exposed.  In business, politics, and within families it does damage to everyone involved.  Reputations are […]

Live Differently
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Self awareness is something we could all use more of.  Knowing what makes us tick is a key element to our success. Know what inspires you.  Know what fuels you.  Know what releases your creative potential. Find your creative fuel! Everyone is wired differently.  There is no one size fits all solution to life’s problems.  What works […]

Find Your Fuel
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One of the few things you can spend a lifetime building, and a second destroying. Integrity. It should be one of the highest values in modern society.  Unfortunately in many cases it has fallen by the wayside.  Corporations, governments, and individuals are rarely taken seriously in the public spotlight.  Spin seems to always be present […]

Maintain Integrity
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“Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” – Harry S. Truman Information flow in the 21st century is fast paced and image driven.  Not entirely a bad thing, except many are forgetting the standards of literacy that brought about the growth in information technology to get humanity to this point in history. I’ll have […]

Leaders are Readers
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Apple’s innovation was on display again today.  Another keynote product launch has come and gone.  A few surprises have emerged, but mostly the rumours have finally been put to rest as the suspicions of two new iPhones and a new Apple Watch were unveiled. The most remarkable aspect of this whole event is the attention […]

Apple Innovation Making Waves
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“Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.” – Albert Einstein   There are several sides to every story.  People perceive every scene differently.  Take for example, a group of students in a lecture.  Compare their notes at the end and you could several versions of notes that may cross paths on some points, […]

Understanding
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Juggling roles as a husband, father, employee, entrepreneur, and student can create an imbalanced and chaotic life.  Learning disciplines to navigate those roles should be a key priority.  There’s only one chance to do life well, don’t waste it. I wish I could report that I’ve done well handling all my responsibilities and roles.  Unfortunately, I’ve failed on numerous […]

Balancing a Busy Life
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Be hungry for knowledge.  You will need new knowledge during every season of life.  Wake up each day ready to learn.  Education is a never ending process. The skills you learn to help navigate the last 5 years of your life are probably not going to help as much with the next 5.  It’s an […]

Continually Learning