HR Professionals Need Philosophy

“An important place to begin in philosophy is this: a clear perception of one’s own ruling principle.” – Epictetus My good friend and mentor, Erich Kurschat, recently forwarded me this article: 6 Lessons From Stoic Philosophy That Can Make Your Life Better Today Erich knows I am a big-time fan of Ryan Holiday, who hasContinue reading “HR Professionals Need Philosophy”

Live Hard: What Are Your Professional Mission, Vision, and Values?

“Just that you do the right thing. The rest doesn’t matter.” – Marcus Aurelius Several years ago, I was deciding what I wanted to do when I grew up. The job I had was good, but something was missing. It didn’t feel like it was “it.” I had little to complain about, but I firmlyContinue reading “Live Hard: What Are Your Professional Mission, Vision, and Values?”

Taking Control of Mental Health: Acknowledge. Accept. Act.

“Never forget what you are. The rest of the world will not. Wear it like armor, and it can never be used to hurt you.” – Tyrion Lannister, Game of Thrones It’s been a few weeks since I sat down to type for the blog. A lot has been going on, personally and professionally! ForgiveContinue reading “Taking Control of Mental Health: Acknowledge. Accept. Act.”