History is Written

History is Written

HISTORY & WRITING History is Written JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group December 8, 2022 “History is written by the victors.” Winston Churchill I’m not sure the quote above is as true today as it was when Winston spoke it. With today’s...
Thankful for Discernment 

Thankful for Discernment 

PROMISES & PROGRESS Thankful for Discernment  JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group December 1, 2022 In January, as I’ve done for the past three years, I made myself a promise. My promise for 2022 was to be more discerning with my time. Historically...
The Corner Bench

The Corner Bench

BEING ALONE & BELONGING The Corner Bench JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group November 17, 2022 This weekend, I took a trip to visit my aunt and uncle in New Hampshire. It was about a four-hour drive one-way, eight-hours roundtrip. Before I began the...
Let’s Talk Politics

Let’s Talk Politics

VOTING & POLITICS Let’s Talk Politics JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group November 10, 2022 It’s election week! If you’re a fellow American citizen and had the opportunity to vote this past Tuesday, I’m sure you had plenty on your mind. I know I...
Feed the Machine

Feed the Machine

What do you do if you’re a self-respecting bureaucracy? Come on. You got this. Right! You add layers. According to this post from the BBC — “The rise of the ‘chief remote officer'” — the latest layer is the addition of the chief remote officer...
My Path

My Path

OUTDOORS & WONDER My Path JoAnna Bennett, O’Brien Communications Group October 27, 2022 This past weekend, despite the light rain, my kids, my significant other, and I wanted to take an adventure outdoors. We put on our rain jackets and rain boots and headed...