A holiday in hell- and I’m thankful for it.

I dont know how I can best communicate this experience. Although my efforts will fall short, I have to try. So, here it goes. As a kid, like others, every Christmas season felt like it was supposed to be a magical time where every dream would come true. I would watch all the holiday shows,Continue reading “A holiday in hell- and I’m thankful for it.”

“Nothing ever goes away until it has taught us what we need to know.” ~Pema Chodron

For the last six years, this saying has made me very angry. I felt I had been taught lessons that were more painful than I could imagine but were occurring repeatedly. I thought, only I can judge `when I was ready to be done with whatever lesson I was supposed to learn, and I wasContinue reading ““Nothing ever goes away until it has taught us what we need to know.” ~Pema Chodron”

I am guilty and so are you. A call to action.

“Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are outraged as those who are”. Benjamin Franklin. Throughout most of my life, this statement applied to me. I had a framework of the criminal justice system, jails, and prisons solely from TV, movies, and a brief mention of a charitable visit to a prisonContinue reading “I am guilty and so are you. A call to action.”

Walk a mile in our shoes, but not ones that are too small, of poor quality, and designed for the short term”. Mike Neubig

The White-Collar Justice impacted community (WJIC) is made up of diverse professionals in lawyers, CEO’s, bankers, physicians, entrepreneurs, and businesspeople who had worked their way to the top of their professions. Most also have one or multiple graduate level degrees. Somewhere along our path, we made a mistake that cost us years of our livesContinue reading “Walk a mile in our shoes, but not ones that are too small, of poor quality, and designed for the short term”. Mike Neubig”

Central Ohio Tech Founder Pleads Guilty to Five Felonies

This headline is about me, Mike Neubig. My favorite priest once told me, “Everyone has sins and has made mistakes and engaged in negative begaviors leading to shameful life events. I listen to them every day in confession. The only difference is yours have been made public”. Imagine a world where all of our mostContinue reading “Central Ohio Tech Founder Pleads Guilty to Five Felonies”