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I would like to take this inaugural blog posting to tell you a little about myself. I would also like to share my thoughts and intentions behind this endeavor. The purpose of this blog is to drive thought about the world’s energy future as told from one man’s perspective. It is meant to drive conversation and collaboration. These posts will always be 800–1000 words long. This is to optimize our time together and hopefully, generate conversation. Both in the comments and elsewhere. At…
The day President Biden was elected, I felt there would be a turning of the tide in America’s pursuits to address the climate crisis. With the recent information presented on the Infrastructure Plan, it is readily apparent that the Biden Administration sincerely takes this global challenge seriously. Let’s take a moment to highlight a few key points as it pertains to clean energy, infrastructure, and resiliency.
Twenty-Seven. That is the number of times some form of the word, resilience, is mentioned in the FACT SHEET: The American Jobs Plan. Only dwarfed by the word infrastructure, which was mentioned 71 times…
What is resilience anyway? What is reliability? Do we need both?
I have often heard these terms used interchangeably. As a resilience professional, I can tell you that this is not the case.
I promise this isn’t another blog post about my life. However, to provide context to this conversation, I felt it was relevant to share with you the particular areas of resilience and reliability that I have focused on.
I spent 11 years of my adult life serving in the United States Marine Corps. During that time, I spent four years focused on system reliability working on large…
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This week, I would like to discuss a topic that I have experienced frequently in my life. From high school athletics to a career in tech. No matter where I roam, this little shadow manages to cast its doubts into my subconscious psyche. As I suspect, it is top of mind for you as well. Imposter Syndrome.