Emotional Decisions

Picking up where I left off a few days ago, I wanted to continue my stream on consciousness on emotions. On the scale of what I find important in life,…

The 2017 Book Club

Getting ready for the New Year looks like a couple different things in my world: What am I doing now that I should stop doing? What am I not doing…

Ryan Gibley on The Martian

I was combing Rotten Tomatoes’ reviews of The Martian, and one popped out at me as one of those reviews that make it seem like the reviewer didn’t actually watch…

The Martian

We’re going to see The Martian tomorrow evening. I’m super stoked. I consumed the audiobook via Audible about eight months ago and have wished for a movie ever since. My…

Like That Zappos Guy

A couple days ago I talked about killing in people relations, a.k.a kicking ass at customer service. I suggested a book by Dale Carnegie called How to Win Friends and…

100 Books

Amazon came out with what equates to a bucket list for books. Their 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime features a load of great reads crossing all genres and…

Killing It In People Relations

My latest challenge in my career is executing the position of Senior Technical Support Lead for the Americas at Zephyr, the software company that is, I believe, up-ending the software…

Magic

from Pressfield: the pro mindset is a discipline that we use to overcome Resistance . To defeat the self-sabotaging habits of procrastination, self-doubt, susceptibility to distraction, perfectionism, and shallowness, we…