Hurry Up and Wait…Then Try the 4 Point Personal Polish

I think it’s safe to say that we live in a world fueled by instant gratification and we shouldn’t waste time trying to fool ourselves into thinking that this mentality is isolated to one generation. The truth is, to some extent we all have those moments when we want a new initiative to work immediately,…

Build Your Empire with the Same Stones Thrown at You

“How ’bout them Cowboys?” Who knew such a simple statement could be so polarizing? Last week I attended my first Cowboys game and as I expected there were countless fanatics as well as Cowboy haters. Now I’m not one to advocate for the Cowboys, or any other team for that matter, but what I do…

50% of Every Relationship is 100% You: Tips for New Professionals

Last week I had the honor of participating on a panel that spoke to a group of student affairs in higher education master’s students about professional development. As I reflected on my own experience and the advice shared by my amazing colleagues, I realized that it doesn’t matter how long you are in this field,…