Pump the Brakes

Learning: The 30-day Social Media Break I Didn’t Know I Needed

“I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught.” – Winston Churchill I went on a three week vacation/work trip and I did all of the things. I went to L.A., San Francisco, Oakland – had a one-day reprieve at home in Austin, Texas, and then trekked across the pond for work to London, Belfast, and Vilnius, Lithuania, back to … Continue reading Learning: The 30-day Social Media Break I Didn’t Know I Needed

Take the Time and Use a Timeout

Are you one of those people who likes reading self-help books? Or the kind of person who takes hours during the week or month to stop and think about how you can do things better or become a better person?

Well, this article might not be for you.

There are people who don’t like to read self-help books, either by choice or because the busyness of life, they don’t stop and reflect (and by they, I really mean we, because I am guilty as charged) ….This post is for you. Continue reading Take the Time and Use a Timeout

It’s Never Too Late To Decide How You Will Live

“Like wildflowers, you must allow yourself to grow in all the places people thought you never would” – E.V. So this is the last week I will live in my 20’s and I am very excited about it. I never thought I’d feel this way at this stage in my life. From a very early age, people talk at length about not really enjoy getting older … Continue reading It’s Never Too Late To Decide How You Will Live

If It Ain’t About the Money… What is it?

Law Student 1: Is that a body? Law Student 2: Someone killed her? Attorney: It was an accident Law Professor: And we’re going to make it look like a bigger accident. Law Student 2: Why would we do that? We should go to the Police Law Professor: Do what I say and ask questions later? Law Student 3: No, this is insane. You’re insane ————————————————————- … Continue reading If It Ain’t About the Money… What is it?

The Right Words to Say

“We never say so much when we do not quite know what we want to say. We need few words when we have something to say, but all the words in all the dictionaries will not suffice when we have nothing to say and want to desperately to say it.”  – Eric Hoffer It has been over a month since I have written a blog … Continue reading The Right Words to Say

Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough

“Excuses are tools for the weak and incompetent used to build monuments of nothingness. Those who excel in it seldom excel in anything else but excuses”.   That’s right folks, I am here to talk about excuses, but I am not talking about politicians and celebrities today,  I am actually doing a little self-reflection. I am participating in another blog post link-up  (click here for … Continue reading Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough