• Toxic friend
    self-improvement,  Success

    Beware the Company You Keep

    Do not be misled. Bad company ruins character. (1 Corinthians 15:33, The Bible: An American Translation, 1931). If you are reading this blog, chances are that you have a goal you are working to achieve. If so, congratulations. It takes a special kind of determination to begin actively pursuing a goal. Over time you may have noticed that your progress…

  • Success

    Frustrated? Stick to Your Plan

    Last night Murphy’s Law seemed to reign at my job. I awoke this morning with the frustration still eating at me. The details don’t matter. You’ve probably felt the same, that desire to just say “fuck it” and change your plan. So what can you do when that desire hits? You can do the same thing that I do. You…

  • Personal

    What Were You Doing Eight Years Ago?

    Time has a way of flying by when you get older. Ev Bogue reminded me of this in his latest post, as he reminisced about what he was doing eight years ago. Just for fun, I’m going to look at the old me from eight years ago, in January 2009. In January 2009 I was living in the projects in…