Obituaries – Are They Sad or Joyful to Read?

Discovering the two most important words to have answered in a obituary

Living intentionally with two words in mind will drive us to living a life well lived.  Admittedly, I don’t watch the news, however I am a bit embarrassed to admit I enjoy reading obituaries of strangers. I know, sounds morbid, right? Reading about celebrities who have passed in 2016 (i.e. George Michael, Doris Roberts, Gene Wilder, Carrie Fisher, etc.) […]

Is Social Media Helping or Hurting Our First Responders?

Humanizing the Badge Through Social Media

Getting to assist my first responder groups in learning how to decrease stress, build resiliency, and reduce chaos is truly a joy…an honor I do NOT take lightly. So what are some of the stressors that our first responder communities are facing today?  Sadly, the stressors that most of our first responders face will NOT be […]

Thank you to the EveryDay Heroes that are working this Thanksgiving instead of being with their families!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family! Remember…if you happen to come across an EveryDay Hero working this holiday, please take a moment to say thanks.  For my EveryDay Heroes that are at work and away from their families this Thanksgiving…God bless and THANKS to not only YOU, but also to your FAMILY. 

Deep Frying a Turkey This Year? You Have to Check Out This Video…

Turkey turns into a fireball in 3 seconds

Many folks in the United States enjoy deep frying turkeys this time of year, however this 2 minute video demonstrates how a turkey can turn into a fireball in 3 seconds.  Here are some quick facts that may be worth sharing with anyone planning to deep fry a turn this year: When heated enough, cooking […]

A honest look at failure

What every organization should look at when creating their culture

Life without failures is either a person living in La La Land or someone who has never had the guts or GRIT to reach out to win. I will take my guts and grit any day, thank you.

Any true champion has had their fair share of failures, however often times we only see the pinnacle of their success. With media and social media today, we often times only see the organizations and individuals that are winning however we don’t always realize the failures it took to get there.  Check out the following […]