Get What You Want – Sometimes You Gotta Wait

Get What You Want – Sometimes You Gotta Wait

I know, I know, I am always saying not to wait. So what’s up with me? I need to clarify. When there is an action within your control, don’t wait, or at least not unless it is a purposeful decision. But sometimes our actions depend on others’...
What If Wednesday – What if…this is the last one?

What If Wednesday – What if…this is the last one?

In a week, I start a new decade. And I want to change things up. What if Wednesday has been a fun way to introduce things but for some people, “what if” isn’t a fun curious approach, it’s a recipe for anxiety. So, I think, in this uncertain era, it’s run its course....
What If Wednesday – What if…it’s good to be uncomfortable?

What If Wednesday – What if…it’s good to be uncomfortable?

Being uncomfortable is, well, uncomfortable. Unpleasant. Undesirable. And yet, it’s the source of innovation. We feel compelled to get out of the discomfort and so we explore and try things. Sometimes we try anything to get to a comfortable place.   The...
What If Wednesday – What if…it’s not just a crisis?

What If Wednesday – What if…it’s not just a crisis?

Wei-ji, the Chinese character for crisis is actually two symbols. The first means danger. The second means opportunity. Clearly, we are in the midst of multiple crises. And there is no denying there is danger. But what are the opportunities? I don’t mean Pollyanna...
What If Wednesday – What if ….you just can’t?

What If Wednesday – What if ….you just can’t?

From everything I can see, we are in for at least another six months of dealing with COVID-19. I can’t remember not traveling for this long or not seeing the little ones in my life, or not going to the beach somewhere. At the beginning of this, I approached what I...
What If Wednesday – What if… it’s about freedom?

What If Wednesday – What if… it’s about freedom?

As we head into the 4th of July holiday, I’ve been thinking about freedom. And especially freedom during COVID-19. For some people, it’s about whether or not they wear a mask. For some, it’s about how and where they work. For others, it’s about what they believe and...