Put Yourself Out There

Put Yourself Out There

The other day I was buying a beer because beer. I stopped into a local wine and beer shop that’s right around the corner from me. I’m guessing I’m not their regular type of customer because I opened up with “I don’t really know anything about beer.” I’d recommend that...
Stop Buying Shitty Notebooks

Stop Buying Shitty Notebooks

Humans are quite possibly the most irrational creatures on the planet. How do I know this? Experience. I know this because I continue to do things that are irrational and every single time I think to myself, “this seems like a very good idea.” I’ve thought this about...
Just Show Up

Just Show Up

This morning I was at Preserve: A Blogjam Retreat. It was an incredible experience and at one point one of the presenters, the uber-inspirational​ Tara Jaskowiak of Groundwork was talking about how to succeed in, well…everything… and suggested that one of...
Don’t Ask Your Mother If You’re Handsome

Don’t Ask Your Mother If You’re Handsome

If you’re going to be an entrepreneur, you’re going to need to check your ego at the door. This post is about that time that I did in fact believe the hype. Several years ago I began including business coaching as an offering. I worked with a client, helping keep her...
Personal Personal Development

Personal Personal Development

The other day I was following a conversation in regards to personal development days as they related to teachers. There was great discussion about the need for PD days for teachers as well as discussion as to why it was equally important for a number of other...