Will It Matter?

Last week, my son Evan started the 3rd grade, and my daughter Rylee started the 4th grade.  After hearing about their first days of school, all kinds of memories came flooding back.  I remember the 4th grade like it was yesterday.  My family moved from Bethel, Connecticut, where I had been raised, to Corpus Christi,…

Are You A Tapper?

I recently started reading Made to Stick by Chip and Dan Heath. It’s a really interesting look at how to really make ideas and communication “stick”. They explain a study in the 90’s in which a Ph.D. candidate created a simple game. She assigned people one of two roles: tappers and listeners. Basically, the tappers got…