business management

The things we don’t know

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In our culture knowledge is prized. Everyone wants to be in-the-know. When we don’t know we experience vulnerability, humility, and beginner status. People often associate these feelings with negativity, but embracing them can truly change our lives. Vulnerability is important because it is how we grow. We must be vulnerable when we try new things, […]


Networking for a funeral

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setting sun

A while back I came up with a rather morbid benchmark for evaluating my success. I’ll call it the “funeral test”. As an introvert and a borderline perfectionist I used to keep my distance from people. Just thinking about the word “network” would give me a panic attack. I only wanted to interact with people […]