“But when his heart was lifted up and his spirit became so proud that he behaved arrogantly, he was deposed from his royal throne and his glory was taken away from him.” Daniel 5:20 (NASB)
Like many Christians, for little over a week, I’ve been on a pilgrimage; a spiritual journey into Lent. Aided by a respite in my studies, and the calm of closing several of my team’s first quarter initiatives at the office, I’ve been angling for time to reflect on the path I’ve chosen as a technical leader. Continue reading
Shortly after I began my journey with SUNY Empire State College in 2013 I decided to take a hiatus from my formal study of taekwondo and focus on the art of developing information systems. As a result, my physical health declined, my spirit suffered, and naturally my sense of wellness paled. Continue reading
I learned early in my career that progress and personal development rely heavily on self-evaluation and willful action, but in the Spring of 2008 when I shed my military uniform and began my lengthy transformation from Soldier to civilian, I couldn’t begin to understand how muddy that process could be upon assimilation. Continue reading
In my experience leadership is an abused word.
Everyone wants to be a leader, but very few people have a true understanding of what that word entails. Continue reading