I recently ran across a rant from a local small business owner regarding their frustration that the people in Port Orchard are not supporting small business. This person seemed afraid at some level that their business may not survive another year, and this fear caused this person to scold the community. I’ve never met this business owner, and I am going to assume they are typically an amazing person. Fear causes us to do things or say things that we may not otherwise do, so I have tremendous empathy for this person. However, scolding the people you want to be your future customers will neverRead More →

Juggling

From December 8, 2016 I came across this image and realized that it represented how I’ve felt at work at times. I’ve felt like I’m everywhere with a million things in the air over my head that I’m attempting to juggle. And , I don’t know about you, but my days go by rapidly. As I progress in my career and have learned to do more, the thing I realize is that there really isn’t enough time to be great at everything. In reality, there is only time to do maybe one thing “great”. We might do a handful of things really well, but atRead More →