Author Archives: tbeedle

What’s with the Sucky Food Capt Airport?

I normally try to bring food from home with me when I travel, but when you’re flying cross-country it is sometimes hard to bring enough.  My partner jests, “well, maybe if you didn’t take 7 books with you.”  Ha-ha…funny guy.  … Continue reading

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Exploring Resilient Mindset: A Look into Self-Practice & Process – # 1

Out of curiosity and wanting to build on recent posts, I decided to start interviewing people about their process and self-practice.  I’m curious to see what are good questions to help a person have insights into their self-practice and process.  … Continue reading

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Defining a Self-Practice – Part 2

Last weekend I attended the Association for Experiential Education West Region‘s Winter Summit at the California Alpine Club on Mt. Tamalpais.  What fun groups of people!  There are few groups I know that could rival their enthusiasm for life, learning … Continue reading

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How do you define your Self-Practice?

I’ve been in a bit of a rut with my research recently (being sick doesn’t help I’m sure). When I get in these stuck spots I turn to writing for help. This time my writing took me to the idea … Continue reading

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In-N-Out: Sustainable Fast-Food?

Recently, I was writing about In-N-Out Burger for my supply chain class. As far as fast food goes, I’m pretty impressed with In-N-Out Burger. For those who may not know, In-N-Out is a west coast, privately owned fast food chain … Continue reading

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Failure is an option, but fear is not.

When recently watching James Cameron’s TED talk, I was struck by his parting thought: “Failure is an option, but fear is not.” I starting thinking about all the times I’ve been told “Failure is NOT an option,” and how often … Continue reading

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A Portrait of Visual Collaboration

This is graphic visual aid that I co-created with Forest Stearns. It was used for a case study presentation in my Supply Chain & Green IT Operations class at Antioch University New England. It is the first of many collaboration … Continue reading

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