Can you imagine anywhere else you would rather be right now?

Can you imagine anywhere else you would rather be right now?

This blog is a little different than normal. If you’ve set a goal and had a hard time completing it, this might be for you. If you’ve set a destination, but not an implementation plan-you might be able to relate. If you love bucket lists or going to see Major League Ballparks, this might be just the thing for you. If not, perhaps this is an easy delete or an opportunity to think about somewhere else you’d rather be.

1 Goal. 26 Years to complete. Before the internet and before bucket lists had been invented, I came up with a life-long goal. It was June of 1992 and I along with the cabinet of newly elected “Student Leaders” from St Olaf College loaded into a rented minivan for a conference in Chicago. 

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Is Creativity Inversely Related to Our Age?

Is Creativity Inversely Related to Our Age?

If you ask me, which you didn’t, we are not losing our creative ability as we age, we are losing our creative confidence. We are all creative, whether we can confidently say that or not. There is quite a long list of things that are turning off this creativity confidence switch we all have, but the real question that I strive to answer is “what can we do about it?”

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Leadership Lessons from Star Wars: Episode I

Leadership Lessons from Star Wars: Episode I

In honor of “Star Wars Day” I thought I’d reflect on some of the lessons in leadership that Star Wars movies bring to life. If you are super literal AND a fan of Star Wars, let me clear something up right now. These lessons are not solely from Episode I: Phantom Menace. It's just my article 1 of 2....Now, on to the lessons. And please add your own in the comments!

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