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“STAY THIRSTY” MY MILLENNIAL FRIENDS

By Tru Pettigrew
Jun. 04, 2013 | Comments

Tru Access Blog - Stay Thirsty Millennials
School is out and it’s sort of a buzz… I won’t narrate the whole song but you guys know the rest. It’s Summer time! At this point, many students have accomplished their goals of graduating college and couldn't be happier. There’s a lot of reminiscing over all the good times and memories of their college career and relishing in the thought that all the studying, tests and exams are over ..

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Diamond Leadership Series -- Installment #1 Competence

By Tru Pettigrew
Feb. 28, 2013 | Comments

Tru Access Blog - The 5 C's of Leadership
A great leader is like a diamond in that they are both rare and very valuable. The similarities don't stop there. Much like a diamond, there are specific criteria that needs to be assessed when determining the quality of a leader and some leaders will offer more value than others based on the level and/or depth of those specific criterion. ..

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A Lesson from Frank Ocean

By Tru Pettigrew
Feb. 11, 2013 | Comments


I did not catch all of the 2013 Grammy’s last night, but I was able to catch Frank Ocean’s live performance of his single Forrest Gump. And just like most of today’s consumers, when watching large events like the Grammy’s and the Super Bowl (and #Scandal) on TV, it’s a multi-screen/multi-media experience that, for me, includes twitter and facebook interactions via my mobile and/or tablet. ..

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There Are No Shortcuts

By Tru Pettigrew
Sep. 20, 2012 | Comments

I remember watching an interview with President Obama back in February, right around the time that Alex Rodriguez admitted to taking steroids. Although A-Rod was not the focus of the interview with President Obama, the reporter did ask the President his opinion of A-Rod admitting to steroid usage. The President's response was simple yet very insightful and something that has stuck with me ever since. ..

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