August 12, 2012
The Olympics never fail to make me cry. All right, most of the time, I’m a blubbering mess in front of the television. Watching young athletes push themselves to be their best gets me, but even more when they shore up their fellow and sister athletes? That really gets to me.
Still, the most moving moment of these Olympics had nothing to do with winning or consoling. A female archer from Bhutan was… READ MORE
August 05, 2012
My friend Dan Burrus lectures to corporations about what he calls “Future View” the idea that the vision we have for today goes a long way in determining what our world will look like. I agree, but knowing the truth of a statement and actually living it day to day are two very different things. My own moods can go up and down like the stock market and, although I like to think my general trend is in a positive direction,… READ MORE
July 29, 2012
“Come on Dewitt, what’s here to celebrate?”
This one little question that Dewitt asks in the film, Celebrate What’s Right with the World, has had such a huge impact on my life.
The practice of asking myself this question has allowed me to connect with, and see, the world in ways I believe I would have missed otherwise. It wakes me up from being internally focused, to being… READ MORE