Estherville Newshttp://www.esthervillenews.net/page/category.detail/nav/5001/Local Columnsen-usMon, 11 Dec 2017 05:56:48 EDTMon, 11 Dec 2017 05:56:48 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssComing homehttp://www.esthervillenews.net/page/content.detail/id/533882.htmlIn early November, I went on another adventure out of state. This time, it was to San Francisco. It was for work; I was chosen to be in the studio audience for entrepreneur guru Tara Gentile's class on CreativeLiv.Wed, 29 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EDT#MeToohttp://www.esthervillenews.net/page/content.detail/id/533807.htmlIt took me all week so far to write this column, because I was trying to avoid this particular topic. My bosses tell me they'd like it if there was more happy content in our newspaper.Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDTThe gift of a mentorhttp://www.esthervillenews.net/page/content.detail/id/533795.htmlAccording to the Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring, the movies bring many examples of great, heroic mentoring. "Yoda and Luke Skywalker. Coach Bombay and the Mighty Ducks. Professor Dumbledore and Harry Potte.Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDTWhat's the good word?http://www.esthervillenews.net/page/content.detail/id/533808.htmlI think here in the newsroom, we too often become bogged down in the things we must do. Our job is foremost to attend governmental meetings to help them remain transparent to the public.Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDTSmart: inside and outhttp://www.esthervillenews.net/page/content.detail/id/533796.htmlIf you're my age or older, you probably remember the scene in "A League of Her Own" in which Tom Hanks as manager of a World War II era women's baseball team yells at a sobbing player, "There's no crying in baseball!"? I recently covered an event...Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 EDT