Did Technology Kill Communication?

A dear friend and I wandered through the student union at the university we attended and were surprised not by how many buildings were gone or renovated but by what we didn’t see. Eyeballs. We didn’t see eyeballs. Yeah, I know that sounds sort of odd but when I provide more details it will make […]

It’s Not Even Close- LA Would Beat Chicago

We would beat em by fifty “what you think”. Let me know and don’t hold back A photo posted by DR. SHAQUILLE O’NEAL Ed.D. (@shaq) on Jul 19, 2015 at 5:29pm PDT If you are in need of a break from the political rhetoric and the important daily tasks we all take on I have […]

The Closest Shave Ever

This post was going to be about razors and crowd sourcing information as a way to try to find the best product/service but I stumbled across a series of videos and other articles online that reminded me that my headline here is a bit weak. It really ought to be more exciting than the closest […]

Life Is About Priorities

My daughter asked me how long I plan on playing basketball for and I told her I will do it until I can’t move or it is not fun any more. “But daddy, aren’t you getting kind of old for it?” I laughed and told her I was young enough to do almost anything I […]

Is Your Business Blinded By Familiarity?

Last summer I was contacted by a business that said they wanted to find a way to improve the effectiveness of their website. I told them I would be happy to help them and asked them to answer two questions: 1) What did they mean by improving effectiveness? 2) Did their website tell their story? […]

Three Questions To Ask Parents & People

My children graduated from their respective schools three weeks ago and as part of my role as proud father I joined the mad scramble to gain the perfect position to take a picture. Some might say that after almost fifteen years as a father I have gotten pretty good at getting the shot because you […]

It is Better To Be Offended

I spent part of Father’s Day at the movie theater with my son where I was reminded again about how intolerant people have become of things they don’t want to hear/see/smell/experience. While waiting for the guy behind the counter to bring over our ridiculously overpriced popcorn I got to listen to the guy next to […]