Culture

Chicago’s Lake Michigan: Seen on My Run

Yesterday morning my friend Tom and I got in a 10 mile run on the path along Lake Michigan. We intended to get in 14, but when we reached mile seven we decided that we’d had enough with the cold and wind gusts and would make up the lost mileage on our own today. Things […]

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Growth

Quality Face Time with Your Employees

While most companies require that leadership facilitate one review annually with their associates, I’ve found in my experiences that it’s best to go above and beyond and facilitate six-month, quarterly and weekly one-on-one’s with each of my team members. While my team and I may pass on a formal face-to-face from time to time, a […]

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Style

Let’s Face it: It Pays to Spend on Personal Care

Facial cream? Not for me. A $19 stick of deodorant? Yeah right! But after many years, lessons learned and as I saw them, dollars poorly spent, I finally understood that age-old adage: you get what you pay for. I’ve never lived outside of my means. A few years ago I took great interest in budgeting […]

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Growth

Present and Presentable | It’s a Lifestyle

Welcome to Present and Presentable, a blog with a focus on men’s fitness, fashion, lifestyle, travel, and personal growth and accountability. My articles will put you in a position to look good, feel great, and be your happiest, healthiest self. Present: (of a person) in a particular place; in attendance, here, nearby, available Presentable: nicely […]

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