Are you an ACTOR or a REACTOR?

There once was a boy who had a very weak and sickly body. His father consistently instructed him that despite his physical circumstance, if he strengthened his mind and took action, he could accomplish anything. This boy believed his father and accepted his advice, later becoming the 26th president of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt. Read More

Identity Theft – Has Your Identity Been Stolen?

  What do you know about identity theft? I’m not talking about the kind of identity theft that leaves an unfortunate victim feeling violated because their name and social identifications have been used to acquire credit lines and purchase things that they didn’t approve and will never enjoy. I’m not talking about the kind of Read More

Interview with Sheila Coates founder of BYOB – Be Your Own Brand – Radio Show

During this radio show I had the opportunity to interview Sheila Coates, the founder and CEO of BYOB – Be Your Own Brand.  Sheila offered my listeners and I her perspective on building our personal brands. Sheila is directly responsible for helping many “A” list celebrity names that you know create a great personal image. Read More

The Internal Serial Killer

  Early in my professional career, I was a fairly timid and quiet guy. I was elevated to management, largely due to my knowledge and expertise, but, I lacked the self-confidence to really be labeled a leader. I often struggled when expressing an idea or articulating a point of view, that I knew would not Read More

Be unapologetically you!

I have a confession to make.  I’m a people watcher.  I love watching people. It’s one of my favorite pass times, especially when I’m stuck at the airport due to flight delays.  There’s no place like an airport to see and experience some of the most creative, colorful, mismatched, fashion conscious (or not, ha!), nicest Read More