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Random Thoughts On Self Discovery

I am not looking for the grass to be greener on the other side; I am simply looking for growth.


Some see this as an obstacle in their path. 66 more words


Tips for Staying Fresh (or, Don’t Get Left Behind!) -- part one

A huge challenge for everyone is to stay current and engaged in your work day to day, year after year.  It can be relatively easy to become complacent about how you are doing, but that’s really dangerous in a world that is constantly changing as never before.  761 more words

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Interviews help!

I am preparing to write a blog post about interview questions and techniques — focusing on not only the good ones, but also when things went badly or even humorously. 95 more words

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Eyes drawn up

To the height

To wingtips

In mid flight.

Lids squint at

The unseen:

What gift will

This stork


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Anecdotes Of Life

Social Media and the Courts -- Time for a Reassessment

There continue to be problems with social media use by courts, judges, and court staff.  Just last week a federal lawsuit was filed by a former executive assistant-secretary to a Texas Court of Criminal Appeals judge, alleging he improperly fired her last year because of her politically-oriented Facebook posts ( 910 more words

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“Wisdom seeks to see someone else’s vantage point even if I don’t agree with that person’s perspective.”

Lisa Terkeurst


Federal vs. State Courts: is there any difference?

During my career I worked ten years in the state courts of Wisconsin and Oregon and twenty-eight years in the U.S. federal courts in Arizona, Eastern Virginia, and New Mexico.  1,050 more words

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