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Dave’s Desk @ Ditch: The Serendipitous Nature of Self-Discovery

In this day and age of technology, where most of our thoughts and correspondence tend to be conveyed in minimal, abbreviated text, or using a limited amount of characters on a portable, hand-held device,


Dave Davis

Dave’s Desk@Ditch: Answering The Call

The last time you received one of life’s proverbial “wake-up calls,” did you answer it by making some well thought-out “adjustments” afterwards, or simply ignore the ringing, refusing to even pick up? It’s an


Dave Davis

Dave’s Desk @ Ditch: Reading Into The Practice of Giving

Since leaving the hustle and bustle of the corporate world nearly 15 years ago, it’s not often, if ever, that I find myself perusing the Business and Industry section of the local bookstores or


Dave’s Desk @ Ditch: Capturing Those Transformative Moments

Have you ever had one of those unexpected moments of personal discovery while communicating with someone else that was unlike any other, where, due to the conditions or circumstances, time literally stood still, and


Dave’s Desk @ Ditch: Finding a Career Path Rooted in Values

There’s a radio program that airs each week, mostly on NPR stations, titled “On-Being” where the host, Krista Tippett, shares with her listeners, a free-flowing conversation covering a particular topic, with a guest who


Introducing: Dave’s Desk@Ditch

For decades, Ditch Plain – a crescent-shaped surfer’s paradise located just east of Montauk village, has not only served as my ultimate spot for maximum Zen, but has evolved into a place that truly


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