“I don’t know where I’m going from here, but I promise it won’t be boring.” David Bowie has been gone for over four years, however I believe he’s still a social media influencer and his words still resonate with me. I’m jealous of those who have found their career or life ladder. For me, the journey has been more of a jungle gym (1). Yes, there have been steps or leaps … [Read more...] about A Switchback Career Path
Do you ever stop and think, "wow . . . we really have it easy these days?" Yes, the stay-at-home orders, lack of travel, and COVID-19 doesn't make life a walk-in-the-park now. The uncertain economy and the pending election creates a higher state of anxiety, but it could be a lot worse. I had one of those "it could be a lot worse" moments during the summer. It was movie … [Read more...] about What Would A Dot Ham Say? My Interview with a Real Hamilton
I do a lot of running and cycling. I compete (against myself) in triathlons and have a lot of friends in the sport. I mention this because when Garmin has outage, I hear about it! All of my social feeds were full of posts like: - OMG, Garmin! - I can't share my run, trust me.. I ran.. and it was fast! - What?! No Garmin? - Nooooo..... I know, it's an exciting … [Read more...] about Garmin Has a Mr. Robot Moment
We're here and we're almost done, but then what? No matter the situation, this question arrises near the end of almost every journey. Currently, I'm getting ready to enter the final semester of the Digital Innovation in Marketing (DIM) masters program. But then what? After I applied and decided to pursue this higher education degree, I began getting all the typical … [Read more...] about But then what?
Growing up, our family went to Thanksgiving dinners that had two tables: the adult table and the kids table. As a kid, I couldn’t wait to sit at the adult table, but as an adult, I consistently tried to talk my way back to the kid table. My Thanksgiving table seemed more like this classic SNL skit: Where does the Internal Communications group sit in your company? I … [Read more...] about Who is Sitting at the Big Kids Table?