Tribute To A ‘Grit Paragon’

“When the storms come, what matters is who you’ve become in the process of your life. Because if you’ve been faithful in the little things, in every area of your life, and put your trust in the right place, then when the storms come, you’ll be able to sleep through them.”  – Joshua Medcalf, from his book “Pound the Stone” […]

12 rounds with my Spiritual CEO

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Churchill Becoming a CEO   By the end of my 20’s, I had drifted away from any sort of consistent spiritual practice or reflection in my life.  Living in the heart of Chicago as a 20-something young professional offers so much in […]

Start With Why.

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them.” – John F. Kennedy   2015 was a huge year. Probably my biggest, most eventful, and memorable one yet. It was the year of weddings – my wife’s and mine, two of my best friends and their brides, plus […]