Corky on October 30th, 2012

Autonomy, mastery, and purpose Career analyst Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that social scientists know but most managers don’t: Traditional rewards aren’t always as effective as we think. Listen for illuminating stories — and maybe, a way forward. Bidding adieu to his last “real job” as Al Gore’s speechwriter, […]

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Corky on October 23rd, 2012

Last Spring I stumbled across an article about Full Moon Nature Walks in Bryce Canyon National Park and decided that was reason enough for me to take off on another excursion. Can you say EPIC ROAD TRIP!!! I arrived a couple of┬ádays┬ábefore the full moon, so had plenty of time to explore and photograph. Below […]

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Corky on March 6th, 2012

I had a blast today driving up to Promontory, Utah to check out a piece of history that has fascinated me since I was a kid. I remember in school seeing the photo of all the people gathered for the driving of the “Golden Spike”, so even though it was cold and windy, it was […]

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Corky on January 6th, 2012

Having spent a few days in Phoenix and starting to feel a bit dazed and confused by all the strip malls and endless miles of housing tracts that all begin to look disturbingly similar, I decided to head out for a hike up Piestewa Peak. This area was recently renamed, and used to be known […]

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