Archive for the ‘Slice of Life’ Category

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The Stuttering Presenter

It’s funny. I stutter but I make a living speaking at conferences. A stutterer isn’t supposed to get up in front of people and talk. Yet, that’s what I do. One of the most rewarding experiences I have is when someone from the audience comes up to me afterwards and tells me their story about […]

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Great Storytellers: Rhett & Link

Several years ago, I discovered the dynamic duo of Rhett and Link cracking up the interwebs via Youtube. Over the years, they somehow slipped off my radar. A few weeks ago, while searching for something else, YouTube presented me with a suggested video featuring Rhett and Link — and my evenings have been filled with hours […]

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Dreaming With Chalk

Let’s Keep TR Beautiful dreamed about a ‘Before I Die‘ wall in Travelers Rest, South Carolina. Why stop at one? Why not five? Using a Community Vibrancy grant from Ten at the Top, we were able to do just that. Five walls. Five unique phrases. Five different locations.  ‘Before I turn 25′ @ Travelers Rest High School […]

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I Swear I’m Wearing Pants: 5 Misconceptions About Remote Employment

I recently asked my social network what kinds of misconceptions they had heard about being a remote employee. These were just a few of the responses: “That when you are not in the office you are taking the day off.” “That it means you either have to work from home or coffee shop.” “That it’s difficult to […]

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