The 10K Challenge

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I’m a big believer in having goals.  I don’t always accomplish my goals but they keep me moving forward and learning.  A life, marriage, career, etc. without goals is adrift and in danger. I prefer to set goals that follow the SMART methodology.  They are specific, measurable, attainable, relevant, and time-bound.  With that in mind […]

The 40 / 10 Challenge: A Blessed Nation

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It’s Tuesday.  If you’re reading this…congratulations!  You have survived the holiday shopping onslaught that’s known, first, as Black Friday and then Cyber Monday. My email inbox was stuffed yesterday with notices from businesses and online companies about great sales and special discounts.  Although I didn’t keep count, it felt like I was getting those emails […]

Controlled Chaos

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Do you remember “Pig-Pen” from the Peanuts cartoon?  This creation of Charles Schulz’s imagination was a magnet for dust.  Pig-Pen briefly appeared clean a few times in the history of the cartoon strip and various animated projects.  That brief interlude of cleanliness was quickly overwhelmed by the cloud of dust that was attracted to him […]