Monthly Archives: July 2010

If I could change the world

I may be one person but I dream about how I will impact the world.  My ambitions don’t include becoming famous for discovering the next best thing since penicillin or inventing something better than the iPhone.  I believe in affecting the world … Continue reading

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Which is worse, failing or never trying?

There’s a blog I started to follow that writes really interesting posts and this one in particular caught my attention 50 Questions to Free Your Mind.  I started answering the questions and have really enjoyed contemplating some of the things … Continue reading

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Shoe Shopping for a Career

Almost two years ago I remember being terrified that I didn’t have my career plan mapped out before me.  I faintly recall crying to somebody on the phone that I didn’t have any goals.  A little melodramatic but it was scary at … Continue reading

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Who is John Galt?

I finally started  Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand and I am absolutely enthralled. Ayn Rand is great at taking an idea about humanity in her books and turning it inside-out to show us the side we don’t usually see.  For … Continue reading

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Swim Workout Installment #3

Test Sets These are something everybody should do to “test” their progress in training.  Throughout the swim seasons we had various test sets that were great motivators.  I suggest finding a handful that you will push yourself on and repeat … Continue reading

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