Monthly Archives: January, 2018

An Eve of Reflection

An Eve of Reflection by Stephen Hudak January 26, 1986:  I spent a sleepless night in anticipation of starting my new job the next day at Varco Pruden Buildings in Kernersville, North Carolina.  My wife and daughter and I had just left Pennsylvania a few days before and little did I know the tiny whirlwind …

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The Age of Technology

The Age of Technology by Dr. Edward C. Champagne If you like numbers, here are a few that are astounding. In the past 100 plus years, we have learned more than the all years from the beginning of mankind. It has been like a snowball of technological and information breakthroughs which have allowed us to …

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Dreaming

Dreaming by Stephen Hudak Everyone has their favorite quote from Martin Luther King Jr., mine is, “I have decided to stick with love.  Hate is too great a burden to bear.” We have all hated and been hated.  Hate creates nothing of benefit.  If we learn from our hate, that is a good thing, but …

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Cleaning Time Part 3

Cleaning Time Part 3 by Don Deleray Stage 2: Goal Setting. This was an email I received from my most wonderful boss, Ed Champagne.  It applies to goal setting, yet it is a great way to do some reflecting as well as future planning as we are going into this delightful Christmas Holiday. While everyone …

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Cleaning Time Part 2

Cleaning Time Part 2 by Don Deleray Stage 1: Golden Rules of Goal Setting Five Rules to Set Yourself Up for Success (Reprinted from https://www.goalsforall.com/goal-setting.html on 12-19-17) Have you thought about what you want to be doing in five years’ time? Are you clear about what your main objective at work is at the moment? …

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Cleaning Time

Cleaning Time by Don Deleray For some reason, when I think of Christmas I also think of cleaning.  It is actually my way of personalizing the Birth of Jesus.  An old hymn has a line that says, “washed white as snow.”  The way I think about this is cleaning my desk of all the old …

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It’s Gonna Be a Very Good Year!

It’s Gonna Be a Very Good Year! by Stephen Hudak The lead up to Christmas is one of the finest times of the year. The chill brings a hint of the coming snow. The streets and stores are lit and people’s moods seem brighter. Music fills the air! Then it is over all too soon. …

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