Grappling With Guilt

Grappling With Guilt

After 633 weekly missives over a 12+ year span, Extra Points has been retired. The newsletter is now called “Chasing Unleashed.” There’s a saying in golf that we players are always “chasing scratch.” In other words, chasing that place of nirvana where everything...
Failing Forward Fast

Failing Forward Fast

My new LinkedIn Learning course is coming out soon. We filmed virtually from my house the first week of January. I enjoy the script writing and filming. It’s right up my alley for fun! The next assignment I had was a struggle. I was asked to provide something new that...
Because That’s The Game

Because That’s The Game

I’ve found my golf ball lying in many a predicament on the golf course. Those of you who play the game know the empty feeling in the pit of your stomach as you identify your ball in some crappy place. It might be in a bush, behind a tree, or buried in a sand trap....
Because That’s The Game

20/22 Vision

I go for my annual eye check-up from my optometrist every January. For the past many years, there has basically been no change. That’s about to change. I am fortunate that I’ve made it to my mid-50s before there has been a significant shift in my eyesight. However, it...
Grappling With Guilt

On Tattoos and You

If you’re like me, you remember the days in business were tattoos were taboo. It was judged to be unprofessional to have tattoos visible to others. If you wanted to get a tattoo, that was okay, but it better not be seen or you might not be able to get or keep a...