Happy Mother’s Day! I’ve been under the weather the last couple of days. I’m actually about to head out to urgent care to make sure it’s not something more than a cold. Being a bit ill has a pretty significant impact on my mood. I don’t handle it very well, admittedly. It’s one of the […]
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Today, I’m thinking about balance. I’m in South Beach with my best friends from college. We get together here semi-regularly to recharge and make sure our collective bond stays strong. I usually spend half the time I’m here thinking about how lucky I am to have them in my life. I live pretty far from […]
I started taking Hapkido, a Korean martial art, along with my youngest son as a way for us to stay in shape and be more connected to each other. We started in January and just received our yellow belts last Saturday. Even at 40 years old, that was a very proud moment for me and […]
Yesterday was TEDxNashville. TED and TEDx events are always a great time to expand our thinking, but for the last two years, they have taken on a different meaning for me. They represent a breakthrough, when I conquered the fear of sharing my idea about hustling to over 1000 people. It’s impossible to disconnect that […]
When my partner Vic and I decided to go all in (ie. full time) at Jumpstart Foundry a year and a half ago, we knew that we were not going to do what we had done for the previous five years. There was much to have learned from running one of the first accelerators in […]