Shiny Object Syndrome

You open your email, scroll through your social feed, or take an unsuspecting call and BOOM, there it is: The digital marketing platform that will target your perfect customer! The productivity app that will make you a task-oriented superhero. The once-in-a-lifetime advertising package. The SEO genius who promises to fix everything wrong with your website. The…

What is Your Winter?

What is Your Winter?   For me, it was watching my hero almost lose everything he had worked for. His winter was the American economy in 2009. I had a front row seat for the whole battle. The kind of front row where the slap of every blow echoed in my chest and the heat…

How To Have More Bliss

Who is the most blissful person you know? Think about them for a moment and ponder on why that is so.   What do they spend their time focusing on? What do they spend their time not focusing on?   A complete stranger taught me a lesson this week. He wasrelaxed, reading a fiction book.…