The Shoemaker

Posted on Jan 1, 2016 by in Advice
After 25 years working for the phone company, Chris Donovan quit his job to follow his dream: designing women’s shoes. He spent two years in Italy at Polimoda Fashion Institute, and now faces the challenge of building a business around his unconventional creations. more »
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Creating 2016: You Must Know "Why"

Posted on Dec 25, 2015 by in Structure
You Must Have a “Why.” And money just doesn't cut it, especially for people trying to go it on their own. You have to address that Why in five areas, Family, Faith, Health, Work and Hobbies. For each of these you should set . . . more »
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He's an Asshole . . . but I love him.

Posted on Dec 10, 2015 by in Relationships
Imagine this. You buy a car for $2000. You spend a little money and fix it up. You name it even. 'Ben,' it's a manly car. A year later, right after you replace the alternator for $300, it gets crushed by a semi. more »
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Finding the Work You Love: Part I

Posted on Nov 4, 2015 by in Advice, Jobs
I wrote this as the lead in to a live event. You can use it now as a lead in to call me. I'm excited about your job search. I know that when done right, you'll have the kind of work that makes you want to show up. You'll be making the… more »
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The Pajamas

Posted on Oct 28, 2015 by in Advice
I spoke to a mother last night. I'll call her M. She's been going through a rough patch with her only son, whom I'll call A. A is all of ten years old, but has gotten into some rather inappropriate sexual content and related behavior… more »
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