03 Aug, 2016

Are Comedians Philosophers or Philofshit?

03 Aug, 2016

Comedy can indeed be a cover for b.s. But it is also one of the most powerful ways to connect with others. (SnapChat is the other.)

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26 May, 2016

Improv: Way More than Just Making Sh!t Up

26 May, 2016

My business partner, accomplice, co-creator, and most importantly, friend, Pascal Patenaude, and I had the honor of leading a session on the application of an improvisational mindset at the 2016 QRCA Worldwide Conference in Vienna last month. The theme of the conference was transformation, and the chairs of the...

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27 Apr, 2016

Here Comes the Sun

27 Apr, 2016

I am fortunate to work for myself. Sure, sometimes my boss can be a jerk, but for the most part I appreciate the freedom and lack of structure…not that I couldn’t use the discipline of structure from time to time. I’m like a traveling minstrel, just without the musical...

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15 Nov, 2015

Deternamism?

15 Nov, 2015

It would be grandiose and pompous to say I was destined to write this blog from the day I was born. But I will say there may be a connection.

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06 Sep, 2015

Respect for the Dignity of Everyone’s Work

06 Sep, 2015

This Labor Day has me thinking about the dignity of work, of all sorts. On the first day of Labor Law class in my second year of law school, my professor asked us why we were taking that elective class. My classmates demonstrated their interest and passion for the...

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18 Jun, 2015

Scrabblosophy

18 Jun, 2015

I’m sure you can find something philosophical about Candy Crush or Angry Birds (?), but I don’t play those games. So this one’s for you, Scrabblers…

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23 Mar, 2015

Engineered to Annoy

23 Mar, 2015

I’m hesitant to mock the advertising for any product because someone I know may have worked on it…

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05 Nov, 2014

Just At This Moment Of The World

05 Nov, 2014

As she often does, Joni Mitchell captures an essential, elevating state of being.

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24 Oct, 2014

Saints Alive

24 Oct, 2014

Art is everywhere. The city is vibrant. The resilient mélange of its inhabitants give New Orleans its unique character and charm.

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19 Oct, 2014

Do I contradict myself?

19 Oct, 2014

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