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How to Cope with Losing Your Job

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How to cope with losing your job? Work is a prideful thing for us and is wired in our DNA. But most definitely, work does not define who we are. Our purpose lies outside of what we do to make money. [Click to Tweet] Quite often when a traumatic event occurs to shake our … Continue reading…

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Enjoy the Moment and Don’t Blink

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It was a beautiful morning as I walked into the office after the weekend. I was relieved, but also deeply concerned. After a scare in my wife’s pregnancy, the doctors put her on bed rest for several months. She couldn’t work and our income was cut in half. “How … Continue reading…

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When the Game Stands Tall

08-18-14-POD

Most football games start the same. A team, fueled by adrenaline and the roars of adoring fans, rushes on to the field. There are whoops, hollers, and shouts of excitement led by a mascot and focused coaches. But this team is different. Two by two, the players of the … Continue reading…

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4 Ways to Be Countercultural

08-15-14-POD

Jason is in a tight spot. He’s concerned about business ethics and he wants to be more countercultural, but he can’t afford to lose his job. As a young man with a young family, Jason is all about moving forward in his career. At the same time, he’s worried … Continue reading…

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How to Get Out of a Rut

08-01-14-POD

All men are susceptible to getting into ruts where it’s hard to break free. The definition of a rut is a “fixed and usually boring routine.” They can occur in our marriages, parenting, friendships, careers, and the things we do outside of all of those. “Habit and routine have … Continue reading…

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