#Influence

Thoughts on Leadership Development and Personal Growth from a faith-based perspective.

#Influence
February 27, 2008

New Bridge

The new I-35 bridge is on pace to open at the end of this year. Driving by it everyday is both fascinating and frustrating. It's amazing to see the 'round the clock effort to build the bridge and the visible progress on a daily basis. The frustrating part is alternative routes offered to fill the void. There's a bridge by…
Read More
#Influence
November 20, 2007

My Name in Vain

I was nannying yesterday and I heard the oldest girl, Madeline, telling her younger sister (Caroline) that if she didn't do something then Jill was going too... fill in the blank. As they played in their room I continued to hear them threaten each other with, "Jill says if you do this..." or "Jill won't like it if you..." They…
Read More
#Influence
August 3, 2007

Poinsettia Down

A few years ago I was at a Christmas party with Matt's coworkers. There were free poinsettias given away and I grabbed one with white leaves, or petals... what are those things anyway? Is it actually a flower? I've never been very into poinsettias in general, but a free plant was a nice offer and it would give me something…
Read More