CES 2017 Trends to Watch

Each year, I develop a presentation that examines trends to watch at CES. I presented an early draft of that presentation this week in Prague. I'll update this presentation as I develop it further. In the coming weeks I'll write more about these trends. In the meantime, you can find…

Reflections on Fatherhood 

One night last week I found myself weighed down with the swirling emotions of mind and soul. Worried I wasn't being all that I so desperately and deeply want to be. Stressed and distracted by an upcoming court hearing after Andrea filed a motion to quibble over 2-4 days of…

Have You Been Here Before?

“Have you been here before?” the clerk asked. For a moment I was frozen in time. I stared blankly back at him. While my eyes fell upon his face, my mind’s eye carried through him and morphed into a target-less gaze. He was in his 50s and the vantage of…

Talking to Think v. Thinking to Talk

I’m in the process of hiring a life/executive coach to work with over the next year. I’ve been interviewing coaches over the last few weeks to ascertain fit, approach and style. One of the coaches I interviewed last week made a fascinating (to me) observation as we chatted: I talk…

Waze + Redfin

I had lunch today with one of my favorite people. We talked about life and family, work and travel, traditions, vacations, and painting furniture. All of the things I love! The sun was shining (a rarity in DC these days) and the conversation flowed as natural as it always has…