Relationships

Make People Love You for Disagreeing

How would you feel if you were always right? More importantly, how would you feel about someone who always made you feel right, someone that made you feel brilliant? The …

The King of Four-Letter Words

Seriously Strong Language I find I use some strong language quite often. In fact there’s one particular word that I use way too often. In my opinion, it’s one of …

Inadvertently Becoming My Dad

I Just Needed a Break You may have noticed there were no new posts last week. That’s because I was finishing up my new book How to Create Amazing Presentations …

Your White Knight Isn’t Coming. Thank God!

Love Stories Are Crazy Have you ever really considered the stories we heard growing up? The things we consider romantic often had a common theme. There was some girl who …

The Game I Won’t Soon Forget

Joseph posing with art of a character from the game Quality Time A Thousand Miles Apart “I’m dead again! Dang it! This is brutal!” After the fourth time, I stopped …

The Best Thing My Dad Ever Showed Me

Remembering a Good Man Four years ago this March, I sat on a stage looking out at hundreds if not a thousand people. I was in Westmore Church of God …

The Barber You Don’t Need

If Paper Were Gold We’d Be Rich When I was a kid we used to get the Reader’s Digest. Every month a new copy would come and the old copies …

Making the Most of Our Batteries

I Knew a Guy Who Was Full of Energy I once worked with a guy who was so eccentric he flew a plane to work. I don’t mean he took …

Life Is not a Machine

We want life to run like a machine. We want it to go smoothly where all the well-oiled clockwork turns just as it should. When I was a child I …