Detours!

Detours!

Deb and I were on our way to Florida in January, which is a good time to be leaving Missouri. It was cold, a light snow was falling and the roads in Kentucky were not fully cleared. Travel was slow and anxious. Our navigational app Waze, said to get off the highway at...
Are you prepared?

Are you prepared?

I remember speaking with Jeremy, a nuclear officer in the Navy, who was transitioning into civilian life. I asked him what was one of the more difficult tasks in his service. He told a requirement to become qualified as a nuclear officer was to be able to draw the...
The Relief Pitcher

The Relief Pitcher

A NEW FRIEND I met in my networking, Benjamin, suggested that being in transition between jobs is like being a “relief pitcher” in baseball. If you don’t know much about relief pitchers, let me tell you about them. Relief pitchers don’t start the game, they sit away...