Article from the Arizona Republic

Article from the Arizona Republic

As a participant in SVP Fast Pitch, I was able to meet some great people and ended up with a section cover story in the Arizona Republic. Tempe non-profit in Fast Pitch funding competition Tempe resident Chris Cottrell believes he can get his non-profit to the next level in 180 seconds. Cottrell, 25, is hoping […]

Three Things I’ve Learned as a Manager

Sometimes you get really lucky. It’s uncommon to work at a company that has incredible growth and extremely competent colleagues and executives. I’ve been luckiest to have great managers. At the time, I took it for granted. That’s quickly changed in the past few months since I myself became a manager. Everything that goes into being […]

George Washington’s Rules of Civility

It was well-written of Washington when it was said, “no wonder every body honoured him who honoured every body.” Every Action done in Company, ought to be with Some Sign of Respect, to those that are Present. When in Company, put not your Hands to any Part of the Body, not usually Discovered. Show Nothing […]

The first pages...

The first pages…

Of Elon Musk’s Hyperloop plan are worth reading. Enjoy.   * * * Intro The first several pages will attempt to describe the design in everyday language, keeping numbers to a minimum and avoiding formulas and jargon. I apologize in advance for my loose use of language and imperfect analogies. The second section is for […]


If… By Rudyard Kipling If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you; If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But make allowance for their doubting too: If you can wait and not be tired by waiting, Or, being lied about, don’t deal […]