Decisions By Proxy

I got a new pair of roller blades for my 8th birthday. Immediately, I begged…


Don't Wear Your Beer Shirt to Church

I've long since abandoned the atheist phase of my early 20s. But I haven't gone…


Don't Confuse Motion for Progress

It can be easy to confuse motion with progress. But the two are not the same.…


Embrace Yourself

Get this – there is no other schmuck on the face of the planet identical to…


Anything That's Peaceful

I think it's entirely bullshit I should have to interact with anyone against my…


How What We Lack Can Serve Us

I remember the cold winter mornings, my dad driving me in the pitch black to…


What UPS & FedEx Can Teach Us About Evaluating Opportunities

Shipping stores live and die by three questions. How big? How fast? How far?…


Criticize By Creating.

It's easy to criticize from the stands. What's more difficult is stepping into…


The Story You Tell Shapes Your Customer Expectations

You make silent agreements with your customers the day they encounter your…


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The Enemy of Progress

Someone reminded me this morning of a Harriet Tubman quote: “I freed a thousand…