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On Being Authentically Catholic in Today’s World

Mission Dolores Altar (San Francisco) Photograph © by Andy Coan

I had an interesting encounter during a talk I gave this week to MBA students at an Atlanta public university.  We were discussing Advanced Linkedin strategy and I commented several times on the need to connect with others on this helpful social media tool who share our backgrounds or interests.  I cited my own example of seeking people on LinkedIn […]

The Story of a Conscience

Last night, I dreamed of writing this article.  Oftentimes I wake up with a complete thought for an article or during the day something will come to me and I feel like the secretary–scrambling to start taking notes as I’m dictated the thoughts. But last night, I watched as I wrote this article in which I share thoughts and past […]

Because We Love Them So Much

My wife and I are blessed with two wonderful boys, Alex and Ryan, ages 12 and nine.  The catalyst for this article occurred after a recent family birthday celebration.  We went to a nicer restaurant than usual because of the occasion, which also served to elevate the anxiety we felt about the boys showing good manners.  Our dinner was delicious, but […]