Desperate times call for desparate measures. Our son is getting married in less than two weeks, yet Christy and I are still hovering around the weight we were when Britton asked Tyler to marry him on July 3. The reason is simple . . . we have given up. Our youngest son, Jack, recently asked […]
I had been carrying around two jars of fig preserves in my truck for a couple of weeks. It's an annual Christmas tradition. Not carrying fig preserves in my truck, but the fact that Christy's mom, Nancy, provides us with many jars of fig preserves each holiday season. We make it a point to give […]
On a scale of 1 to 10, how would you rate yourself as a boss? WIth 1 = “I have no clue.” And 10 = “I got this. Don’t need any help.” When I ask this of my clients, most rate themselves quickly because they want to see how they stack up against other bosses […]
I remember the first time I saw cranberry sauce on the table at Thanksgiving. The Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade was wrapping up and the pleasing aroma of my mother's baking pulled me off our shag carpet where I was sprawled in front of the TV. I must have been about eight or nine. "Hey, where […]
A couple of years ago, good friends Robert and Letia Seaborn married off their daughter Owen in what most people in our small town of Fairhope refer to as the social event of the century. Among the many outstanding traits of Robert and Letia, Christy and I are naturally drawn to their quirky sense of […]
Next time you are in a bookstore, check out the carpet in the Leadership-Management-Business section. I bet it is well worn. Do you know how many times this button is clicked at the Amazon Business Book Section? Hint: a lot. And check out this ad I saw recently on Amazon's webpage. For whatever reason--advancement, money, […]
If you are a regular partaker of my blog/vlog, you know that I reach out for your opinions from time to time. I do this so I can post content to help leaders solve the problems they face. But today is different. I'm actually asking for ME. I need your help. In 60 days we […]
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