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Several years ago, I was working a large event for a successful Oakland-based conglomerate. I was impressed with the past performance of...
In her latest book, Dare to Lead, Brené Brown recounts a story from Air Force Colonel, DeDe Halfhill, in which Colonel Halfhill's airmen...
Above: Jeanne Socrates became the oldest circumnavigator at age 77 when she finished her voyage in 2019. Joshua Slocum. Harry Pidgeon....
The Idea Guy
It’s first down with ten to go and less than a minute on the clock. The quarterback grabs the snap and steps back. He maneuvers behind...
The Road to Hell
“I feel like a billiard ball” I said to my cousin, as we rambled down the 101 in his Volkswagen bug to start our second quarter at UCSB....
Timing is Everything!
A neighbor recently gave me a tour of the boat he and his wife bought. They purchased it from a couple who spent their savings preparing...
The Big Mo!
Momentum matters! Whether in sports, in business, or in our personal lives, keeping things going makes all the difference.
Small Things Matter
We were racing around the island on the final day of the program. We won the start, were first to the windward mark, and never made any...
Learning has always been essential for survival, but with world-change at an all-time pace, this is truer than ever. Happily, learning...
In my early thirties an epiphany emerged from my training log that shaped the arc of my life. I was competing in age group triathlons at...