Bee Sting: We Met One Morning On A Dark Path

bee stinger

Reading Time: 3 minutes. There she was, flying along in the near-dark of the shaded twilight trail, minding her own business, when, out of nowhere, something grabbed her, then blasted her through the air just as rapidly and unexpectedly. She responded valiantly, reflexively, with a defensive sting, her last act in life. It was all over. Just before. There […]

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A Few Favorites for Inspiration, Athletics, Performance, and Recovery

Dylan Cornelius at home

Reading Time: 3 minutes. What do you do for fun? Here are a few of my favorites: things, places, and people. Let them know I recommended them. Maybe I’ll see you there soon! Inspiration Empowerment Coaching Landmark Worldwide (helped me see I can have anything I want) Strategic Intervention Coaching at Robbins-Madanes Training (had me see I’m a great coach) Christian Mickelsen (coach of coaches) Business […]

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What Will Be The Impact Of Our Leadership Crisis? A Few Ideas.

When they pay you, take the money!

Reading Time: 5 minutes. Media claims of a leadership crisis are over-stated. We have all the leadership we need, of the currently popular style. We need a new breed of responsibility and ownership. Will you accept the challenge? Symptom: Disengagement And Stress A recent issue of The Economist said men, including young ones, are not working as much as […]

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Can You Believe It Took Me Twenty-One Years To Write A Personal Vision Statement? Purpose in Practice

It's time to make the commitment and do it.

Reading Time: 3 minutes. Does this sound like someone you know? Over 20 years ago, I bought a book called Build Your Own Life Brand. I didn’t finish it. About a decade later, I started a blog. Didn’t write a word for another decade… 11 years after I created that blog, I finally published my first public blog post. […]

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2018 Goals: 4 Things I Want To Do In 2018

My favorite race is the one I just finished because it's so damn hard in the midst of it, so nice when it's over, and I always feel such an amazing accomplishment when I've worked hard and met the challenge.

Reading Time: 3 minutes. As I considered content and an editorial calendar that might interest my target audience, I realized something notable. As I learn to share and publicize my goals and interests, and as I look for points of intersection between mine and others, I can offer a peek into what I’m doing and where I’m going. So, […]

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Adventure On Two Wheels

Lori and Dylan ride tandem on their purple Santana Arriva

Reading Time: 2 minutes. As I sat down to write this post, I’ve enjoyed reflecting on my life with bicycles. What a long, strange, trip it’s been! The Dark Ages I was sedentary for 25 years through and beyond college, other than brief stints to the gym. I was overweight, and I was never going to run a marathon or […]

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You Can Use Market Cycles For Healthy Investment Returns

Empower Your Team And Monitor Your Environment

Reading Time: < 1 minute. Market Cycles I talked about Market Cycles at American Association of Individual Investors Austin chapter meeting. Here are my speaker notes and outline. Market Cycles AAII Austin MMR 20150629 What You Can Do Consider how the credit cycle affects other investment market cycles. This is the critical backdrop for understanding stock market cycles. Understand how […]

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