The Best Apology is Changed Behavior

When I was growing up, my mother, a saintly woman who managed to raise and homeschool myself and my eight siblings, used to often teach us how to apologize to one another. With nine children, there were often sibling disputes and conflicts to be resolved. These conflicts ranged from the inoccuous (“Daniel won’t share his…

My Son Stole My Dress Shoes

A few days ago, my wife started laughing, and I looked up to see my 15-month-old trying to slip his chubby little feet into my size 13 dress shoes. They didn’t fit. I laughed. He laughed. I picked him up and gave him a kiss. A few minutes go by before he toddles up to…

Can We Keep Blood Off Facebook, Please

Earlier today, Barron Trump, Donald Trump’s 11-year-old son, was watching TV when the disturbing image of Kathy Griffin holding his father’s severed, bloody head flashed on the screen. From reports, it appears he thought it was real and began to scream for his mother in terror. It’s hard to not feel for the kid. This…

Diversity: Why It’s a White Male Problem

Ah, diversity. Let’s go there, shall we? I can already see the eye-rolls in the back. Here in the United States conversations around diversity often result in people treating such conversations with eye-rolls and slight disdain. Familiarity breeds this disdain. Diversity has been around as a corporate buzzword for decades. We’ve all likely read a…

The 5 Ways Blockchain Technology Will Disrupt Your Business

Blockhain is a revolutionary technology that is poised to transform everything we know about life and work. Blockchain is the most disruptive technology since the internet, and many experts believe it will actually be more disruptive to the internet. Corporations need to start seriously addressing, preparing, and planning for a world where blockhain technology serves…