Learning Moments for men to cowboy up and be men with a purpose.

Walking PhD Reading List – 2017

By Michael Holland      In pursuit of my self-described Christian Businessman PhD, I started on a quest in early 2010 to read 100 books to increase my knowledge, exposure and intellect.  I achieved the goal [...]

By | February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Man-Up Moments|Tags: , , |

The Second Half is More Important

by Michael Holland      The commute home from work is the transition time when men leave the work world for the home world.  Most men seem to feel that there is a magical amount [...]

By | November 25th, 2017|Categories: Man-Up Moments|

Manning Up at a Funeral

by Michael Holland      A little over 10 years ago, I had the honor of speaking at my friend Rick’s funeral.  It was one of those experiences that is horribly painful, yet extremely fulfilling.  [...]

By | June 16th, 2017|Categories: Man-Up Moments|

Sharing The Cheesecake With Younger Men

By Michael Holland   A slice of cheesecake from The Cheesecake Factory is a decadent luxury on so many levels.  It’s a pure dessert with deep, rich flavors assured to fully satisfy that craving for [...]

By | April 1st, 2017|Categories: Man-Up Moments|

Why Momentum Does Not Equal Success as a Father

By Michael Holland      Burning the candle on both ends and in the middle makes us feel like we are being successful.  The momentum and pace provide the rush, and we complete our days [...]

By | February 20th, 2017|Categories: Man-Up Moments|Tags: , , |

What I Learned About Being a Father From Ballet Class

By Michael Holland      In college I had the “opportunity” to take a ballet class for a semester with my girlfriend at-the-time and my two very single roommates.  My understanding and experience in the field of [...]

By | February 4th, 2017|Categories: Man-Up Moments|Tags: , , |