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But I Was Still Me...And That Was the Problem

This is a series about getting your life back on track and achieving your goals. My phone rang. “Hey, Charlie, it’s Bob,” said my friend and former sales manager Bob Lasher. “I think my time is coming to an end here at AudioFax. I would like to get together with you,” he said. “You seem […]

Never. Never. Never. Never Give Up.

Sometimes Persistence Is the Only Answer

This is a series about getting your life back on track and achieving your goals. I was sitting at my subdivision pool with two-month-old Nick in my arms. I received a call from Claudene Clark. Claudene and I worked together while I was president of the US operations of a London-based professional services firm. She […]

The Demons Appeared

This is a series about getting your life back on track and achieving your goals. “What’s your bottom?” That’s the question people in Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) always talk about. They say things like, “When my car was repossessed because I forgot to park inside the warehouse where I was sleeping, that was my bottom,” or, […]

Phase 3: Romancing The Good Old Days (But Were They?!)

Understanding Regression

This is a series about getting your life back on track and achieving your goals. I was certain I needed to get back to my roots. I wanted to recreate what was the most fulfilling experience in my life. I wanted to return to entrepreneurs and startups. That’s where it was all happening. That’s where […]