One of our deepest desires is to be “wanted” (to be included) and the person adapt at making people feel … Continue reading Included
The word “evolution” evokes a lot of emotions. I get it, but I also understand that at some level things … Continue reading There’s something to be said for evolution
Don’t make the mistake of confusing timeless principles with timebound rules, regulations, and policies. If you pull out the company … Continue reading Should you break the rules?
I saw a coffee cup the other day that had printed on it: “Monday’s should be optional.” I get … Continue reading Monday’s should be optional
When going to church (today or the next time you attend), pretend your seat is taken and sit in an … Continue reading Your seat’s taken
Our culture has a bias for more. More stuff… More profits… More likes… More options… More, more, more… But subtraction … Continue reading Subtraction is math too
Let’s be honest, almost always when we say, “I can’t,” what we really mean is, “I won’t,” or minimally, “I … Continue reading I “can’t”
Don’t forget to create something every day! You may have to cook a meal, but you can also create a … Continue reading Creating something vs. just doing something
Recently I asked a friend what his greatest need was. He responded, “To feel like I am accomplishing something.” Boy, … Continue reading Am I making a difference?
A good reality-check question to ask yourself regularly is: “To whom am I accountable?” Let me illustrate… This past weekend … Continue reading Prairie Accountability