A mutual friend encouraged Renee to reach out to me about my work. We finally connected for coffee after a missed connection. Expecting a business conversation, I asked Renee to tell me about what she did. What followed was one of those sacred moments of connection. Renee had found herself in an unexpected circumstance recently […]
“What brought you to Nashville?” “Life.” Life is always my answer. Sometimes people give me a perplexed look & ask me to explain. Then I get to tell them the story & that’s my favorite part. More life has been crammed into the last three years than I could’ve ever imagined. But I’ve learned that […]
We were catching up on life while several hundred folks swirled around us. It had been a year since we’d last chatted – in this same spot in a city neither of us call home. “I quit my job,” he said. “I sold all my tools and decided I was done.” “That’s awesome!” The tone […]
People ask me often how DirtyWork got started. And no matter where I start the story or how I tell it, it always involves a conversation in which Ben Arment told me I needed to start a company & call it DirtyWork because that’s what I do for people. The only reason I know Ben […]
Some things take longer to learn than others. This is one of those things for me. But at least the learning is in progress, right?
I have a calendar titled “To Be Remembered” for those days, moments, experiences, & conversations that mark me. Those that have forever shaped my life & little perspective on this big world. March 4th is one of the days marked on that calendar. It was 2010. I was on my first trip to Nashville for […]