Tag: stress

Who’s In Control?

Earthquakes rattle California. Tropical storm batters New Orleans. It’s in these times we realize that we aren’t in control. It scares us. We wonder sometimes what’s going on. On a personal level, things happen in our lives that we don’t plan. Unexpected expenses drain our budget. We receive a...

Keeping Calm When Plans Change

Most of the time I can deal with stressful situations. I haven’t done so well over the last 48 hours. I am a planner. I can’t help it. I am usually thinking and planning three steps ahead. Sometimes it’s a curse. So when my plans become scrambled up, it...

Grounding The Ball In Real Life

In football when a team is out of timeouts, the quarterback will take the snap and throw the ball to the ground.  They call it “grounding the ball” and “killing the clock”.  It’s a method they use to conserve time late in the game. It’s too bad this doesn’t work...

Litigation Support On Call

One thing you can count on with litigation support is that you don’t always know how your day is going to flow.  There are some days that you can simply throw your schedule in the trash can. To be sure, the one thing you can’t control is the lack...