Professional Development

The following are a few topics about my experiences with professional development.

  • To learn more about my professional work, visit my work blog, Financial Systems Education .com which gives an overview of the site, or Ledger which links directly to the blog.
  • This personal project on Time Management was helpful to me in a number of way professional.  Read about the Integration Ratio and the Personal Balanced Scorecard System.
  • David Willis, a great mentor of mine for a few years, once advised me that confidence was the foundation of any great career.  I have suffered failures in my career. I have learned the nurturing confidence is critical to success.  Read about Hanging Successes on the Walls of Your Mind to learn how to do so.
  • Here are personal development plans I created early in my career, which were helpful to me in taking a long-term view of what I was interested in.
  • In late 1999 or early 2000 I gave a presentation to students at Illinois State University about my career.  You can see the slide deck and read a bit more about it here.
  • In May of 2018, I was asked to give a presentation to high school students about my career.  I recorded the session.  You can view it here: