The latest from Andy Janning

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Why are YOU here?

I fielded this question from dozens of friends during CUNA’s huge Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) last month. It was understandable. After all, I’d served many of them as ...

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The trouble with tomatoes

Quick! Which has more genes: humans or tomatoes? If you said humans, you’d be forgiven. And wrong. But possibly onto a deeper insight into people. In a story ...

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Descending Everest

Recently, I binge-watched an entire season of Everest: Beyond the Limit from the Discovery Channel. Not out of a desire to climb mountains, mind you, but because I’ve always ...

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You shouldn’t be a CUDE

The feeling started with the flags. They’re hanging all around the training room, shimmering rectangles of silk, some bold, some restrained, all of them mute sentinels covering every square ...

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I suck at speaking

That’s what I tell myself in moments leading up to any situation where I have to, ironically, take a stage and speak to a group of people. I remind ...

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Thanks, Papersaurus Rex

My most eye-opening job was the first one I ever had, and it started 28 years ago in a bank basement. Mom had been working at Union Federal Savings Bank ...

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You really wanna be David?

We all root for David, you know. The little guy, armed with only a sling and a stone, standing up to the big, bad bully named Goliath. David’s ...

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The blessings of incompetence

For years now, I’ve been trying to learn the art and science of photography. I’m fascinated by the power an image, be it still or moving, ...