This article was originally written by John Jantsch over at Duct Tape Marketing. However, I thought it was incredibly relevant to our conversation over here, specifically for anyone who might be considering a career online.
A couple of nights ago, someone that I work with was returning to her home via train when someone decided to attempt to cross the tracks in front of the train. Their vehicle did not make it across before the train arrived at the same place. Everyone on the train was safe. However, the individual … More Life, Not Death
Are you a virtuous individual? When your life is examined, what will people say about you? What does it mean to have virtue? Dictionary.com states that virtue is conformity of one’s life and conduct to moral and ethical principles. Scripture tells us that when Jesus was walking the streets of Jerusalem, a woman touched his robe and virtue … More A Life of Virtue
Do you ever feel like you work and work and work to just get by in life? No matter how hard you try, you still end up fighting to bridge the gap from one paycheck to the next? You sit at home at night and think to yourself, “What is it that I’m doing wrong? … More Nothing New
Who am I? What do I believe? Where am I going? How do I get there? These are all questions that people ask themselves on a regular (if not daily) basis. They are ancient questions that connect us all together as we are all attempting to make sense of this life that we have received. … More What’s Your Worldview?
In a few more hours, I will be making the 3.5-hour drive north to Washington DC. My Cubbies lost game four of the NLDS last night to the Washington Nationals which forced a fifth game. It will be played in DC and I will be there. So, in order to get properly excited about the … More Go Cubs Go, Go Cubs Go…..
I found this article over at samdavidson.net this afternoon and I thought I would share it over here. It is an extremely short article but drives home one solid point. What is of greater value? Something that was achieved with ease or something that required strength to complete?
Everyone has something within themselves that drives them to passion. Now, I’m not talking about this in a sexual sense but more along the lines of what we truly care about. There is a fire inside of every individual that gets stoked a little stronger when our mind turns towards this thing. Whatever it is, … More Don’t lose your passion
Yesterday, one of my boys needed to make a trip to the orthodontist to have some work done on his braces. I typically find little enjoyment in making trips like this because it usually results in a ridiculously long wait in a room that is less than comfortable. This trip was neither.