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Maybe I am Raising a Quitter…

And that’s ok. So I wrote this post over a year ago entitled, “I Ain’t Raising No Quitter” and then followed up several weeks later with, “UPDATE: I Still Ain’t … Continue reading

May 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

What’s Your Everest? A bit about mine…

What’s your Mt. Everest and does falling a little short of the top diminish the accomplishment? I’m a bit of a junkie on mountaineering stories. In fact – I’m a … Continue reading

January 28, 2016 · 1 Comment

Blog on Prioritization Gets De-prioritized

When I began this blog earlier in the year, I did not have any real expectations about how often I would publish something or how much it would be read. It … Continue reading

December 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Should We Ban ALL Parents from Youth Sports?

This seems like a preposterous question. It was to me the first time I read it. Like most parents I know, I love to attend my kids sporting events and … Continue reading

July 10, 2015 · 4 Comments

An Apology to Dads Working, too?

Last week, Katharine Zaleski, former executive at the Huffington Post and Washington Post., made headlines apologizing to all of the working mothers she used to work with. She did not … Continue reading

March 10, 2015 · 1 Comment

The Principals(ples) of Parenting

I was a high school principal – leaving the principalship a little after my kids were born. It’s an all-consuming job with insane hours and demands and there was no … Continue reading

February 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

And Vice Versa

There are a lot of things I’ve learned during fatherhood that have made me a better worker; and there have been a lot of things I’ve learned in the workplace … Continue reading

February 18, 2015 · 1 Comment