The Popcorn’s Popping

The Popcorn’s Popping

How do you respond when the popcorn’s popping? Your initial reaction may be that your mouth begins watering. Mine, too. I love hot popcorn with plenty of butter and salt. But that’s not what I’m talking about… I listened to a podcast talking about the legendary...
Deconstructing Calamity

Deconstructing Calamity

I marked down a double bogey 6 on the 4th hole at Gold Mountain last Friday. I hate double bogeys. They are just killers to your score and mindset. At first glance, I might have blamed the 3-putt for the poor score. But that would have been a mistake. Whenever sh*t...
Curing the Shanks

Curing the Shanks

Life is a game of failure. Don’t get me wrong. It’s not a bad thing. In fact, I suggest it’s a necessary thing. We’ve by now all heard of the concepts of “failing fast,” or “failing forward.” We acknowledge this logically, but emotionally we can struggle with it. My...
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....
Guarding Against VUCA

Guarding Against VUCA

How are you dealing with VUCA? This is an acronym you should become familiar with if you are tasked with protecting the assets and financial statement of your company. Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity and Ambiguity can be destructive to company goals and bottom...