Month: December 2015

Googling Erodes Empathy, Especially in Friendships

This attitude can show up in friendship as a lack of empathy. Friendships become things to manage; you have a lot of them, and you come to them with tools. So here is a first step: To reclaim conversation for...

/ December 22, 2015

Leadership in the Age of Loneliness

One might think that technological connectivity has or will soon save us from the blight of loneliness. But it seems that we feel more isolated today than ever. According to a report in The Atlantic, one in four Americans reports having no one...

/ December 21, 2015

054 – 2015 Goals, What We Accomplished, What We Didn’t, and What We Learned

http://traffic.libsyn.com/haywire/MarriageStartup-054.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSShow Summary We take a critical look at the goals we set for 2015 using Michael Hyatt’s Best Year Ever System. We’ll review what we accomplished, examine the reasons we missed...

/ December 20, 2015

Best Gift Ever! EVER!

Do you see the smile? Laura has that same smile. Yes, she is the #bestwifeever. Happy Star Wars day! (Hat tip to When Geeks Wed)

/ December 17, 2015

Take Your Daughters to The Force Awakens!

For young women in particular to physically relate to someone that’s a really important thing. Because people can relate to Luke’s story, they can relate to Han’s story but I think Rey, more than just because she’s a woman, it...

/ December 16, 2015

“Oh, my God, she’s Republican!”

“They were both almost 30, and it just worked. They had the same level of energy and talent. As one friend would later say, they were magnetized from the start. But the elephant in the room wasn’t the silent type....

/ December 15, 2015

George Lucas Awakens: “This Time I’m Going to”

I never got to see the spaceship come over [in 1977]. I never got that experience that everyone else got to have. I never got to see ‘Star Wars.’ So this time I’m going to.” – George Lucas, George Lucas: To...

/ December 14, 2015