Managing People’s Expectations

Managing People’s Expectations Managing people’s expectations involves taking inventory of what they want for you and behaving in a way that prevents them from judging you negatively. This type of self-erasure doesn’t necessarily involve actually conforming to people’s expectations. It does involve maintaining the appearance of having done so to their faces. The standard nomenclature…

Montana Bound

In less than 3 weeks I am set to fulfill a lifelong dream of mine by moving my family to Montana. We are currently under contract for a home in Western Montana, somewhere west of Butte and south of Kalispell. We will be leaving the urban sprawl of Salt Lake City and setting up shop…

My Favorite Films

I’d like to share what my very favorite movies are and why. Each of them have left a considerable impact on my thinking and my understanding of what it is to be human. They represent something true about the human experience. I have also appreciated these films from a “high art” perspective in that they…