My Brother’s Brother

My Brother’s Brother

My grandmother used to have a picture hanging in the hallway of her home of a boy struggling to carry a younger boy on his back, who was almost as big him. The caption for the picture was, “He ain’t heavy, he’s my brother.” I was always drawn to that picture. Every...
Valuing the Journey

Valuing the Journey

Last week I posted something on Twitter that sparked an interesting conversation. (*I posted it on Facebook too.) The post was a photo accompanied by the quote that read: “Good teammates value the journey and not just the destination.” The longer you live, the more...
Keep Your Ears Up

Keep Your Ears Up

I have written in previous blogs about how close I live to Walt Disney World in Florida. (If you’re new to Teammate Tuesdays, we live close enough that my daughters can watch the Magic Kingdom’s nightly fireworks from their bedroom window.) Because of my proximity to...
Superhero Powers

Superhero Powers

I heard a discussion on the radio recently about a study that asked kids to pick the superhero power they would most like to have. The study had compiled a list ranking the twenty-five most common answers, and the disc jockeys were discussing the top five responses....
The True Team Player

The True Team Player

Sometimes a situation will develop on a sports team where the production level of its star player is called into question. Despite having a steady streak of accruing dominant statistics, the star player’s numbers are unexpectedly way down, while the statistics of a...

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