We all screw up, sometimes big and sometimes small. When our screw ups hurt others (and most of the time they do), it’s time to set things right. Here’s where things can go from bad to worse. You see, it’s hard to admit when your wrong, and swallowing your pride while spitting out words can … More Why saying sorry is not good enough.
The place where I get my haircut has checkers tables in the waiting room. My son looks forward to every haircut just so he can match wits with me across the table. The trick is, I forgot the rules. I know it sounds silly, but it had been so long since I had played checkers, … More Checkers or chess
I developed a bad habit in medical school. I took up highlighting as a study tool. There's something so academic about thoughtfully marking up a page with a highlighter and silently nodding to yourself. I remember sitting in the library, secretly hoping people saw me diligently pouring over the material with thoughtful consideration for important … More When everything’s important, nothing’s important: the value of prioritizing