Howdy, Partner! What Did You Learn at Your First Job?

Howdy, Partner! What Did You Learn at Your First Job?

Do you remember your first job? Mine was working behind the counter at Roy Rogers, a fast food chain that was popular in the early 80s. I was 16 years old, although I looked 12, and I had just gotten my working papers. I was a cashier and occasionally worked on food...
Read, Write, Pray…My New Year’s Resolutions

Read, Write, Pray…My New Year’s Resolutions

Every year without fail I make a list of New Year’s resolutions. Sometimes the list is formal, ranked in order of priority, written down, tacked up where I can see it. Other times I simply make a few silent vows and commit them to memory. Either way, the start of a...
An Angel in a Jeep?

An Angel in a Jeep?

I decided (for once) to be virtuous. Instead of parking in the closest possible spot to the entrance, I parked in the furthest reaches of the lot. After all, I was going to the gym to sweat for an hour. What would be the point of parking right next to the door. Better...
Celebrating 30 Years in Healthcare Marketing

Celebrating 30 Years in Healthcare Marketing

I celebrated a birthday this month. I am older than I have ever been before, and younger than I ever will be again. If I were a man, and President of the United States, I would be considered youthful. But I am neither, so let’s just say I am a “seasoned” healthcare...