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6 Tips for Evaluating Risk vs Reward

Patrick Nelson, February 17, 2020

6 Tips for Evaluating Risk vs Reward “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines.… Read More


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The (Often) Overlooked Business Drivers – D&I

Patrick Nelson, February 3, 2020

Overlooked Business Drivers What you don’t know about diversity and inclusion could be limiting your perspective … and career. “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” - Dr Martin… Read More


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The Key to Developing Your Career in 2020

Patrick Nelson, January 13, 2020

The Key to Developing Your Career in 2020 Are you looking for one, simple thing you can do to advance your career this year?  Read on… Up until recently, my professional network was comprised mainly… Read More


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What It’s Going to Take to Step Up Your Game

Patrick Nelson, December 9, 2019

Step Up Your Game I’ve had a lot of interesting professional experiences in my life – 1 deployment to Iraq, 2 deployments to Afghanistan, and 30 jumps out of a perfectly good aircraft as a… Read More


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How to Think More Creatively at Work

Patrick Nelson, November 18, 2019

How to Think More Creatively at Work Growing up, I never considered myself very creative. I associated creativity with someone who was an artist or musician. The extent of my artistic and musical abilities was… Read More


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Your Story Can Save a Life

Patrick Nelson, October 28, 2019

Your Story Can Save a Life I’ve spent the greater part of this year making grown men and women cry. Let me explain. Last year I embarked on a journey to help field supervisors who… Read More


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An End to a Two-Year Journey

Patrick Nelson, August 12, 2019

Adult Learning I’d be lying if I said the last two years were easy. I recently graduated with a Masters in Organization Development from Pepperdine University. It’s an Executive Education program that took my cohort… Read More


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Proud Winner, Accountable Loser

Patrick Nelson, May 6, 2019

Failures, repeated failures, are finger posts on the road to achievement. One fails forward toward success. - C.S. Lewis Have you ever noticed how easy it is to be accountable to success but how difficult… Read More


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