Sometimes its easy to lose track of the meaning of words through context. Recently, I was sharing a conversation with a co-worker and he mentioned the word courage and encourage in close proximity.  So often when I hear the word encourage I think of lifting someones spirits or creating positive feelings.  Rarely do I think of courage.  Interestingly, my life’s mission to to cultivate passion and... read more

Brass Balls

You bet, I am headed in the direction you are thinking? What is wrong with you anyway. Get your head out of the gutter! I said it, “Brass Balls,” like in reference to a pair. Paul Coulter a great friend and mentor of mine has a pair of Brass Balls, literally a pair suspended in plastic he has on display in his office. Sometimes he takes them on the road when presenting or speaking at... read more