Managing Your Time with Stoicism

Lately I've been reading Seneca as part of my exploration of Stoicism. There's a lot of great things here and I recommend you check out the video and my notes below: To live well we must be constant students of life Seneca's essay "On the...

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The Big Rocks

I'm back in Silicon Valley for a few days to attend our yearly Sales Engineering (SE) training. It's a great way for the growing SE team to get together and talk shop. I find these yearly meetings very useful but they're hectic. Fun but hectic. I...

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How Blogging Led to My Personal Growth

It's hard to believe that I've been blogging now for over 12 years. I've written 100's of posts, some short and some long. I've had my shares of ups and downs here but in the end I'm glad I stuck with it. It's made me realize that blogging has led …

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September 2019 Thoughts

My posting activity has started to drop off again. This is partly due to a large workload and traveling schedule. I'm enjoying my work immensely but my blog is neglected as a result. A few weeks ago I even considered shutting this blog down...

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Last Week

Last week was one for the books. I ended up being stranded for 24 hours in Charlotte, NC on Wednesday and couldn't get a flight out until the next day. Thanks crazy weather! Overall it was a good week. Work Traveled to Chicago to present at a...

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Living the Dream?

I'm going to preface this post by saying that lately I've been pretty emotional. I'm not sure why, but perhaps it has to do with the fact that in a few short years I'll be a half century old. I'm starting to look around me and catch glimpses of my …

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Some Time Off

I took some time off this weekend camping with the boy and his Scout Troop. We had a great time and it was good to get out there and 'rough it.' This wasn't a real roughing it type of camping but more of a car camping event. Still, we slept …

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