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About tribalthirst

A Coach, Mentor, and Life Long Learner

It Just Isn’t Fair


I hate to admit that I often have felt treated unfairly by my leaders and management. Recently, another person was chosen to attend a meeting that I was clearly entitled to be at, because of course I was the best … Continue reading

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Leaders Create a Harbor


The storms of work are always around us and can flare up at any time from any direction. In our jobs, hopefully there are sunny warm days with only a few scattered showers. Every so often though we hear the … Continue reading

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Defining Purpose – A Poetic View


I wrote this last year and have kept it sitting in a notebook.  Lately, I am calling into question my purpose and am reflecting on regaining the Energy, excitement, and passion. Enjoy Energy, excitement, passion. Driving forces that accumulate in … Continue reading

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Embracing Culture Change is a Choice: Leaders can make it easier


Did you get that memo about shifting the way we work?  Have you heard about how the company is focusing in on one mission in the halls?  Are you all in to make a difference for a better workplace?  Is your answer … Continue reading

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Leadership Challenge–Communicate Your Vision


At the end is a challenge to leaders and employees.  When was the last time you looked at the Vision, Mission, and Values of your company?  Maybe you have them memorized and they come out in every part of your … Continue reading

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Tribal Thirst Quenchers


Dates: January 16 – 21, 2011 TFS guide for Subversion Users – I thought this was a pretty useful guide and gave me a couple of quick hits. Microsoft Mathematics 4.0 – What a great calculator with so much more!!! … Continue reading

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Quick Hit–OneNote as my To Read Inbox


To Read or Already Read Ever since OneNote is now in the cloud, I have been capturing content like crazy.  Many times I only have a few seconds to glance at the content and then move on.  In Internet Explorer, … Continue reading

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Tribal Thirst Quenchers


Dates: January 1 – 15, 2011 Trunk.ly – A great way to view the links that you have captured via Twitter, Facebook, and other popular social sites. Leading Effectively in a VUCA Environment- A is for Ambiguity – This entire … Continue reading

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My Quality Checklist of a Company


With past year reflections, new year resolutions, and goals to start, I thought I would begin by defining a list of qualities that I look for in a company.  My goal will be to use this as an evaluation tool … Continue reading

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Implement Code Analysis on Legacy Solutions


This post has been moved to my technical blog.  Sorry for the inconvienence. http://techsoda.wordpress.com/2010/12/16/implement-code-analysis-on-legacy-solutions/  

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