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 […]

What a Restaurant Yelling Match Taught Me About Friendship

And Wise Advice From Kathy

“You don’t have to fix me,” Edmund blurted out. Kathy and I were having a pleasant dinner with Edmund, an out-of-town friend (not his real name). He is about my age and was talking about the transition in life which is staring him in the face. He attended seminars to pursue his new interest of […]