The elephant who broke the chain

  At a recent business meeting, the analogy of the elephant who broke the chain was brought to my attention. The story begins with a description of the incredible strength of an elephant. Elephants can weigh as much as 24,000 pounds and reach heights of 13 feet tall. Their trunks are strong enough to rip … Continue reading The elephant who broke the chain

Be the CEO of your life

Today marks a new chapter in my life. I am starting a new career in a field I love and about which I am passionate. Over the last few months, many people have suggested that I look for a 'job' and have their own perceptions about what I am doing with my time. The thing … Continue reading Be the CEO of your life

Comfort Zones

  A few months ago, after years of planning and contemplation, I decided to leave my secure government job in the hopes of becoming a successful entrepreneur.  It was one of the hardest decisions I had ever made. I was completely immersed in my comfort zone and could have very easily stayed within the confines … Continue reading Comfort Zones