What happens when God gives us more than we can handle? We all admire people that have overcome major obstacles or setbacks in their lives. We love stories about underdogs that have found the courage to move on against insurmountable odds. Is it because each of us have faced similar struggles? Well maybe not to […]
About John Ploetz
John Ploetz is an author, writer, poet, blogger, and management professional who resides in St Paul, Minnesota, USA with his wife Dianne and grandson TJ. He graduated from Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Indiana. His first novel is Oak Eternal. He has also published a number of short story collections and a collection of poems. He is already working on his second novel. "Life is a journey that leads you along many paths. It's a marathon, not a sprint or a short race. So if you can't take time out to laugh along the way and get a bite to eat, you aren't going to have much fun living it."
Letting go is never easy. What happens when we experience those instances when we get so caught up in something we can’t let go. A problem or a situation grows into something that we just fixate on. We struggle with it and over time we lose focus of everything but that one thing; we allow […]
It doesn’t matter if you just started your career or if you have been in your career for years, staying relevant in the workplace is a necessity these days. Technology is constantly changing. Whole job sectors have disappeared over the last few decades and new job sectors are being created almost overnight. So how then […]