Standing Up as a Leader and Partner

My Interns, My Partners

Leading internships with AssistU Virtual Assistants is a pure joy for me. It's work, don’t get me wrong… I generally spend twice the time it would take me to do the work myself when I am teaching them things. But, really, that isn't the hard part. Learning to change hats is the hard part. See, … [Read more...]

Supporting SEALs

Frogman 2014

I am taking a break from my normal banter to share with you something that is on my heart. We hear about SEAL Team Six in the media... maybe you saw Zero Dark Thirty or Lone Survivor or you read the books. Maybe you even know a SEAL. If you know a SEAL or a SEAL family, you likely won't need … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas! It's My Break In Paradise!


Merry Christmas! In this photo, my then 3 going on 4 year-old niece Aspen and I played in a pool in Aruba on Christmas Eve. It was 2007. My other niece, Delaney, was just 18 months old. It was the last time I celebrated a Christmas with them. You see, my parent's have a time share on the island for … [Read more...]