Afraid of Success? Maybe Think of It This Way

“Success” is ubiquitous. If you listen to the media and life coaches, everybody wants it. If we don’t watch it, we’re being served 101 different recipes for success. But if you talk to your friends, some actually seem to fear it. Let’s...

Future Perfect: On Selfies

I was hanging out at Sacramento’s Hyatt pool when I became a witness to our new culture of taking selfies. There was a young couple there, probably in their early twenties. They had ordered drinks and some food to have by the pool. She was wearing a colorful bikini...