Choosing Our Integrity

At some point, we have to decide what integrity looks like for us and then we must do our best to maintain it. Integrity is not the same for all people. We all have different values, ideals, and demeanors. Integrity is about knowing who we are, who we want to be, and who we do…

On Relationships And Compromise

We should remain flexible in our attitudes, but not in our standards. Compromise is a necessary facet of human existence. No matter how strongly we believe something, if we want to get along with others, we will have to make concessions for the sake of our relationships. An attitude of rigidity rarely serves the greater…

My Tribal Standards

I have two standards for my associations, regardless of whether they are personal or professional. The first requirement is that I like and respect you. The second that you like and respect me. If one of these standards is not met, I find it very difficult to move forward. In my experience, there is no…