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My first “boomerang” experience…

December 14th, 2015 · No Comments

Leaving one job to start another can be a scary point in one’s career. You never know whether you’ll be able to meet or surpass the success you’re enjoying at the job you will be leaving.  Add to that unfamiliarity with the new company’s products, processes and personnel and it becomes downright frightening. However, when […]

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Life. Loss. Love.

October 14th, 2014 · No Comments

  Life. For most it is a series of days, some good, some great, some neither. Either way, we all lay our heads on the pillow at night and imagine — or pray — that tomorrow will be better…that we’ll get another chance to do life just a bit better than today. We’ll finally conquer […]

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Reality TV — describing or defining real life?

August 26th, 2013 · No Comments

I turned on the television in my kitchen for background noise as I was preparing lunch today and it happened to be on E! Channel. “Keeping Up With the Kardashian’s” was on. I have never watched that show. As I was fixing myself something to eat, I began to tune into the show’s dialog playing […]

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2013 MTV Music Awards — Onerous, Offbeat, Offensive and Objectionable

August 25th, 2013 · No Comments

  I must be getting old. I hate today’s music. The 2013 MTV Video Music Awards is an onslaught of obscene visuals, obnoxious noise and obsolescent personalities. Just one obstinate old man’s observation and opinion…

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Harvesting Passion From Your Work…

November 17th, 2011 · No Comments

Today I am posting from the John Deere Pavilion in Moline, IL.  We’re about to start a satellite media tour (SMT) that will connect two John Deere spokespersons with TV newsrooms across the country.  The purpose of the SMT is to give TV news programs the opportunity to conduct “interviews” with our spokeswomen to discuss […]

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