I Wanted to be an Architect

Growing up I also wanted to be an architect. But when I saw the amount of engineering that went into design, I took a different path. But the cool thing is that I still get to create.

Focus – on Dreaming

Selected Life Lesson On starting my business; the hardest part was to just do it or put my thoughts into action. -Connie D’s Life Lesson from Monticello, Iowa Richard’s Thoughts… Take a quick look at the volume

FOCUS: To Do Lists

Selected Life Lesson Hard work yields results. -Daniel F’s Life Lesson from Independence, Kansas Richard’s Thoughts… Last week I checked off a new item on my Life To Do List. Before I tell you what it was,

Be Original

In the land of so much noise, we have to pick and choose what messages we actually pay attention to and let into our lives. I have actually become pretty strict with what I let into my

You’ve Been Fired. Now What?

Three weeks ago I was let go from my job. There I said it. Taking the stairs down for the last time was definitely an emotional experience. And as I stood in the lobby of our office

Review: Proust Was a Neuroscientist

I have been wanting to read this book for awhile, and it was definitely worth the wait. While it was not a page-turner in the sense that I couldn’t put it down, the book for the most

Newsletter: Execute Now

This is part of my monthly newsletter (which is free, by the way)! Sign up here to get it delivered to your mailbox each month! The definition of execute is quite dramatic: “to carry out; accomplish; to