Game Shelf: Mega Man 2 NES

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This is the heading where I will share with you some of my favorite games. This is not a formal review, as much is it is a commentary on what games I have really enjoyed playing.

Do you have a game that you just love going back to and replaying? When you think back to a game that has a lot of good memories for you, what game comes to mind?

For me, … Continue reading

The Blockbuster World Championship and the Importance of a Plan B

I am taking you down a trip on memory lane – let’s go all the way back to the Summer of 1994.

At this time Blockbuster Video was still and actual store where you could rent movies (on VHS) and video games (on a physical cartage).

Do you remember the movie The Wizard? The one where Fred Savage competes in a video game competition and Super Mario Bros 3 was unveiled? Well, the Blockbuster World Championship was pretty much the same thing…

Well, minus the Power Glove.

Anyways, the tournament was split into Continue reading

Welcome to Classically Trained: Life & Leadership Lessons from Classic VIdeogames

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Welcome to Classically Trained: Life & Leadership Lessons from Classic Videogames

Welcome to Classically Trained: Life & Leadership Lessons from Classic Videogames

At first, you might be thinking “How do life & leadership lessons go with videogames?”

I remember while growing up, parents and others adults telling me that no one would pay you to play video games, that you would not get a job doing that.

Also, the claim that “Videogames … Continue reading

Coming Soon

What can Street Fighter 2 teach you about success in the workplace?

Do you know the secret that Mega Man uses to simplify the most difficult tasks?

How can Animal Crossing help you win friends and influence people? or even live a debt free life, filled with financial peace?

Check back soon for the answers to these questions and more!