Monthly Archives: April 2013

Receiving Feedback? 5 More Steps (Part 2 of 2)

In my last article, I served up 5 tangy steps to receive feedback, arguably one of the hardest things a human being can try to do.  Below is a brief summary of the first five steps I developed  and a more robust … Continue reading

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Receiving Feedback? 5 First Steps to Reel it In (Part 1 of 2)

As a Practitioner, Toastmaster, speaker, and leader of community organizations, I keep “putting myself out there.” This leaves me susceptible to feedback – it’s part of the territory. And feedback is tricky. I like to tell folks it’s one of … Continue reading

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A Best Kept Secret on How to be a Better Person.

Back when I was a bright and bushytailed young buck, one of my Forestry School professors dragged me out to experience a meeting of a club he belonged to.  It was a pivotal point in my life.  It was a … Continue reading

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