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The Zero Hour Workweek

“Be yourself, because everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde Many of us say that we would love to have a zero hour workweek without thinking about what that really means. Is it that we don’t have to get up and go to work everyday or that we’re getting paid to do something we love? I […]

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Invest in yourself

“Invest in yourself. How you invest your time determines your return on life.” – Jullien Gordon T’is the season of giving and thinking about others in need. While giving to others is important, don’t lose yourself in others so much that you forget to take stock in yourself. Invest in yourself personally by buying yourself […]

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Go ahead and decide!

Go ahead and decide. Making a decisions will not get easier by putting it off until later. When a decision is called for, go ahead and make it. If you keep your options open for too long, those options will no longer be available to you. Choose one option based on the best information you […]

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What are you doing with your risk?

Today I decided to share a post from my friend Detavio’s blog. He has an amazing website and great commentary on brand building (personal and professional).  You can visit it here: http://detavio.com. The topic is personal risk and it’s top of mind after having brunch with some classmates. One asked, “Would you recommend that everyone […]

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Employment update

“You can’t reject the life preserver God has thrown you because you don’t like its color or shape. It may be just the thing you need to bring you back above water.” I took a brief (unintentional) hiatus from writing and I miss it. You may have noticed a change in the name of the […]

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Unemployment Top 10 List

Those of you who watch Dave Letterman are familiar with his nightly top 10 list. Every night he does a top 10 list making fun of something. Sometimes they’re funny, other times not so much. As I prepare for work in a little over a week, I want to remember all the good things about […]

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Employed. Now what?

I knew this day would come, but it feels a bit anti-climatic. I got a job! Well, I haven’t started work yet, but I got an offer and accepted on Monday after a few weeks of debate.  At one point, I was not sure if I would accept the offer because of a few reasons. […]

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Kenya videos: Circle of Life

Here are a few moments that I caught on video. I call these the circle of life. Elephant saying hello. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0wPD3E6CeRQ] A leopard killing baby warthog on nest. This was one of the most disturbing moments when a leopard found a baby warthog nest. After the mother warthog ran off, the leopard went to town […]

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