Welcome to You Are Just A Number...But You Don’t Have To Be.

This blog site was created for sharing life experiences. The articles are actual stories about those experiences that others have had. 

We feel that “Experience is the Best Teacher.” Our intention for this blog web site is to be a platform for people who want to share their life experiences to help others and as well as themselves.

Welcome to You Are Just A Number...But You Don’t Have To Be.

This blog site was created for sharing life experiences. The articles are actual stories about those experiences that others have had. 

We feel that “Experience is the Best Teacher.” Our intention for this blog web site is to be a platform for people who want to share their life experiences to help others and as well as themselves.

Viking Beauty Secrets

Eco Friendly

“Necessity is the Mother of Invention” meaning most inventions is a need. Eha Urbsalu had a need because all the makeup she wore was causing her problems. She discovered there were too many harmful chemicals in the makeup she was wearing. The need for less harmful makeup, motivated her to create Viking Beauty Secrets. She […]

Mermaid on a Mission: Saving the Oceans

Swimming Mermaid

Merle has two passions, which she demonstrates extremely well. She has a love for the water and swimming. That love for swimming in the open waters has fueled her other passion of “Saving the Oceans”. In this podcast, she will explain how some sunblocks are destroying the coral reefs and how pollution is starving the […]

Automation Is Necessary

Automation

The workforce dynamics are changing, which is requiring more automation. Unfortunately, automation might displace some workers, but innovation has been doing that for years. There have been significant advancements in automation over the years. Check out the Four Industrial Changes to get a better understand of how innovation has changed the world over the years.  […]

Healthcare Lessons From The Cockpit

Healthcare Aviation

A tragic airplane crash happened in 2019 and the NTSB report was recently released. It was determined to be a pilot error. Since Henry Draughon is a former Naval Aviator, he is qualified to comment on the findings, which he does in this podcast. He understands the need to follow processes and the value of […]

Tenacity Is Priceless

Tenacity

Max is just starting out on his career but he definitely knows what he wants to accomplish. He has the tenacity to succeed. He knows what he has to do. His story is quite interesting and has a good outlook on accomplishing his goal. BIO “Maximilian Turner is a process improvement specialist on a life […]

Don’t Make Me Think

Process Improvement

Henry Draughon is a former Naval Aviator (F4 Radar Intercept Officer) and Air Traffic Control Officer. He has a Masters in Business Administration and Communications. He has an extensive background in information technology, project, and process management. He is currently president and owner of Process Delivery Systems, a business process optimization consulting firm. Process Delivery […]

Following Your Dream

Following Your Dream

Andy Towle started his photography career in the Air Force, where he realized he really liked it. Regardless of all the hurdles he encountered in life, he never lost sight of his dream.  He stayed in some form of photography for his entire life. Even now, in retirement, he’s following his dream. He is constantly […]

Experience & Perception

Leadership

Experience and perception play an important role in overall life. Many of the decisions a person makes in life are based on both their experiences and their perceptions. As a leader, there’s more than just knowing how these affect your decisions and leadership style.  An effective leader needs to learn how to understand the perceptions […]

Communications Is The Foundation of Leadership

Communications Teamwork

When Jamie first went into a leadership role, he thought he needed to have all the answers for his team. However, as time went on, he realized the key to effective leadership is communications. And the communications has to be both ways. Not only does he need to explain to the team the goals and […]

Diary Carrie ~ Advocate for Humans of Agriculture

Dairy Carrie

Dairy Carrie is a leader in both the agriculture community and women in leadership. Being a dairy farmer is only the tip of the iceberg. She’s an advocate for the agriculture community, which is very evident with the page “Humans of Agriculture” on her website. Additionally, she is a founding board member of the “Dairy […]