Taking a Risk by Being the “Yes Man”

What’s a chigger?  It’s ok if you don’t know.  I didn’t know.  Heck, I still don’t even know.  Chigger.  Jigger.  Who knows.

I do know that last year, when Michelle called me from Kenya to interivew about an intern position with ELI, she rattled off a few programs I could potentially help with and asked if I’d be interested:

1. Talking to public schools about sanitation and malaria?
My verbal response: “Sure!”
My internal response:  I know how to wash my [Read More…]