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Extra Points: The Sky is Falling

Extra Points: The Sky is Falling

This past weekend, a chunk of a Chinese rocket came catapulting out of the sky and crashed into the Indian Ocean.

I’m sure that made a substantial splash.

While the Chinese government states that most of the unmanned rocket burned up in re-entry, I’m guessing that what splashed down was not insignificant.

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Extra Points: Shifting Gears

Extra Points: Shifting Gears

Entrepreneurs, business owners, and executives are expert at “shifting gears.”

There probably isn’t a day where business leaders need to move from one decision to another rapidly; almost like turning on a dime or catching the curve with the manual just right.

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Extra Points: What’s 141 Below Feel Like?

Extra Points: What’s 141 Below Feel Like?

I had my virgin cryotherapy treatment a few weeks ago. It was cool. No, chilly. No really, really cold.

Before going in, the attendant informed me that I’d begin in a really cold chamber to start getting my skin and body used to the colder temp. After about a minute, I could swing into the other chamber that would produce a temperature of about 141 degrees below zero.

Oh.

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Extra Points: What’s Your Favorite?

Extra Points: What’s Your Favorite?

Coming off a Masters weekend, I frequently like to make some sort of golf analogy on my Extra Points. This year is no different, especially after getting to play a tournament with a friend on Saturday.

As I played the round, I was reminded of an aphorism that influenced my mindset.

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Extra Points: The Recovery Plan

Extra Points: The Recovery Plan

We had quite a scare last weekend with Bella.

Bella is our 16-year old, less gregarious than her pal Captain Jack, but equally loved dog. On that Friday, she stopped eating, an activity she usually performs with speed and gusto. Sometimes she has stomach issues, so I didn’t think much of it until later in the evening.

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