education

Are you a life-long learner? It's never too late to start.

“Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.” ~Albert Einstein Back in April of this year (2016) I wrote a piece about life-long learning called Rust Never Sleeps. Here's an excerpt: "In the age of information and ready access to seemingly infinite knowledge, it amazes me how…

Beyond Work-Life Balance: Honor Your Talents

All through my youth and into adulthood I've met many people who were once dedicated to their passions. These are hardworking individuals who, for some reason or another, have relegated their talents to mere hobbies or past-times. Or worse, they've let them go and think of them only as childish…

Rust Never Sleeps: On Becoming a Polymath

"A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch…