personal integrity

My Lesson From “This Old Cub”


After being a part-time bleacher bum in ’68 and ’69, I had the privilege of living next door to the Santo family from ’72 to ’77 where I learned that being a celebrity is not an easy job.With today’s news of the passing of Chicago Cub, Ron Santo, I’m compelled to contribute to his legacy.  Link to the relocated post >>

Ron Santo Card


To be Honest,” You Sound Like a Liar

Despite the best intentions, beginning your sentence with those three little words can defeat your purpose.


Do you ever find yourself prefacing your remarks with some version of the phrase “to be honest…”?  While honesty is the best policy, let’s explore how you may be sending the wrong message by using this phrase and how you can correct this potentially unproductive habit.

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