Mental note

When comforting a child that is having recurring nightmares, it is okay to flex one’s muscles, stand tall, and demonstrate fatherly strength to reinforce notions of security. It is not okay, however, to shout a penetrating “HA” to buttress the father’s power–the child does not seem to understand the shout in that context, noted.

Jeremy Floyd

Jeremy Floyd is the President at FUNYL Commerce. Formerly, he was the CEO and President of Lirio, Bluegill Creative, a marketing and communications firm in Knoxville, Tennessee. In addition to managing the digital strategies, Floyd was an adjunct professor for the University of Tennessee Chattanooga MBA program teaching digital strategies and social media. Floyd blogs at and tweets under the name @jfloyd. Jeremy is licensed to practice law in the State of Tennessee and holds a law degree from the University of Tennessee College of Law and a Bachelor of Arts degree from MTSU in English and Philosophy.