Back to the Beginning: The Juice Days

Having writer’s block is one of the worst experiences that a writer or someone whose career involves writing have to battle. Being unable to put together thoughts and ideas that you can create into a story, article, or a column, is equally worse.  I haven’t had the (physical) energy and (mental) motivation to sit down hammer…

News Under the Radar – January 28, 2014

There are a few nuggets to dispense today. You know, a few things you haven’t heard about, and a few things you have heard about, but probably can’t get enough of (or are sick and tired of it). Connor Mertens asked his coach, Glen Fowles, of Willamette College (Division III) for a meeting. Fowles, was…

The Paradox of “The Adversity Paradox”

In their book “The Adversity Paradox” Barry Griswell and Rob Jennings talked about Millennials and the lack of adversity in their short young lives.  One sentence caught my attention.  “Job hopping has replaced putting in time with a new employer to work out any frustrations.” –page 80, “The Adversity Paradox” To me, the authors were…