Why Fortnite matters

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Yesterday I read that Netflix believes that Fortnite is a bigger rival than HBO.  People are spending more time playing the game than watching Netflix, HBO, or Hulu programming.  What’s the appeal of Fortnite?  As an online shooter game that feels like it has been combined with Minecraft, it gives people freedom.  It enables people to make choices and create … Read More

Quality connections


The connections that are built between people are only as strong as you want them to be. Moving through life, I find myself creating strong and weak bonds with different groups of people. I maintain working relationships with people around the world that I have never met in person.  They are reliable and productive, but I truly don’t know them.  Perhaps … Read More

The small stuff

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Building a community starts with the choices that you make on a daily basis.  I work to make any encounter with a person or digital contact, however random, a quality interaction.  I follow-up after meetings, return emails, thank people for their time, and let them know when I like what they are doing.  These small actions and positive support when … Read More