Monthly Archives: May 2012

  • Adjusting expectations

    Posted on May 30, 2012 by in Life Lessons, Training Tips

    A couple of months ago I was looking at a Peachtree Road Race not knowing if I could even complete the course and uncertain if I could even get to the start line of the NYC Marathon.  In the last 3 weeks things have changed.  My foot is getting better everyday and my fitness is […]

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  • A leader worth following

    Posted on May 29, 2012 by in Life Lessons

    I hope you had a great Memorial Day.  I hope you found a way to honor those who gave so much for us, so we are able and enjoy those marathon weekends.  Just like many of you I am sure, I really enjoy the mini-series “Band of Brothers.”  I happened to catch a little bit of […]

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  • Quote for today 5/28/12

    Posted on May 28, 2012 by in Quote of the Day

    “There is moe in us than we know.  If we can be made to see it, perhaps, for the rest of our lives, we will be unwilling to settle for less.”  Kurt Hahn

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  • Building a foundation

    Posted on May 26, 2012 by in Life Lessons, Status Updates

    One thing I have not had to do for quite some time is build up my running base.  It has been so long since I took off such a long time that I needed to remind myself how to build again.  The best news right now is that my foot is responding very well to […]

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  • Every decision is a story

    Posted on May 17, 2012 by in Life Lessons

    I never really talk about my day job here, and I don’t intend to today.  However the topic will take me there for a minute.  We have an event each year called the Chick-fil-A Leadercast.  At the event a couple of weeks ago, Andy Stanley made a statement that is sticking with me.  It is […]

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  • Master the difficult

    Posted on May 11, 2012 by in Life Lessons

    Chester A. Arthur…Do you know much about him?  You might be one of the few.  He was the 21st President of the United States of America.  How about Millard Fillmore?  Well he was the 15th President. I assume we all know a lot more about Abraham Lincoln and Franklin Roosevelt.  Too bad for Presidents Arthur […]

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  • Back in action

    Posted on May 7, 2012 by in Status Updates

    In my current job, in the event world, the last 30 days is a lot like a locomotive.  You just hang on for dear life and stay out of the way.  This makes everything difficult.  From training, to life and anything in between most everything gets put on hold. That being said I did a […]

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