Fall Down Seven Times, Stand Up Eight

Todd Glassberg Views From The Front Porch says, What does this mean to you? Fall Down Seven Times, Stand Up Eight This Japanese proverb relays the alteration of life. Some would more naturally translate it into English as “Always rising after a fall or repeated failures”. or the other popular sayings ‘if you fall off the horse[…]

Todd Glassberg- Views from the Front Porch- Why does Todd Glassberg Write

  Shocking as it may be , I have been writing since I was 8 years old. It seemed that even though I had an outgoing outward persona, I was truly a deep thinking introvert who desired to protect my true voice. When, i was younger my writing went through phases. At first is was[…]

Todd Glassberg – Who is Looking at my LinkedIn -Views from the Front Porch

I have a routine, don’t you ? I get into work turn on my computer and begin the daily script in my mind. I open my email, grab the coffee and flip the lid. As my first sip goes down and warms up my stomach; I scan my new messages and begin to set the[…]

Todd Glassberg -Views from the Front Porch- There comes a Time ….

A time comes in your life when you finally get it… When in the midst of all your fears and insanity you stop dead in your tracks and somewhere the voice inside your head cries out – ENOUGH! Enough fighting and crying or struggling to hold on. Like a child quieting down after a blind[…]

Todd Glassberg – Thanksgiving Views from the Front Porch

Todd Glassberg welcomes my regular followers and the casual reader on this Thanksgiving Day. Why is it during the holiday season from Thanksgiving to Christmas people think it’s time to feel gratitude to God for all the good things in their life. It is a time to  acknowledge the good deeds of fellowmen and be thankful. Todd Glassberg’s view[…]

Todd Glassberg- Front Porch Perspective- Should College Athletes be Paid?

Todd Glassberg – Front Porch Perspective- Should College Athletes be Paid Just yesterday there was an article in the Washington Post that stated College Athletes are preparing a petition to be presented to the NCAA requesting that their scholarship funds be increased as they are enriched with additional revenues. My thoughts on this have never[…]

How is your Picture ? Todd Glassberg Views from the Front Porch

How’s Your Picture? Every minute of every waking hour of  every day of your life, you’re projecting to others a picture of yourself and your personality. You can tell how this picture looks to the world by looking at what you’re getting back. Have you ever noticed that when someone calls you on the telephone,[…]

Why do we Allow Banks to Rip Us Off – Todd Glassberg Front Porch Perspective

I went to the ATM today, the 1st thing I noticed was they wanted to charge me $3 to get my money. I know you are probably thinking “Go to your own bank it’s free” Well with gasoline as high as it is, unfortunately it is cheaper to pay the fee. The 2 biggest rip-offs[…]

What 9/11 means to me !!!

Over the past few days, people have been sharing , how 9/11 affected them. Well it clearly has affected me. It was the beginning of the crumbling of Todd ‘ structure and after ten years, I am finally rebuilding. I want to start this blog post on 9/10 2001 . It was a very rainy night and[…]

Friends or Acquaintances

We all interact with numerous people on a daily basis and our relationship with each of these people varies greatly. How many of these people are actually your friends though and not merely acquaintances? Chances are you have numerous acquaintances and only a few real friends. There are a few questions you can ask yourself[…]