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Respect, Compassion and Mercy

To my mind the three most important qualities any team concerned with building a firm foundation can posses are these: respect, compassion and mercy. These qualities of character are signs of strength, not weakness, and they provide “oil” necessary to … Continue reading

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Nothing to Stop Them

My sons and I take a few minutes every evening before bedtime to sanctify our hearts. My youngest made an interesting observation after we spoke about the importance of universal respect and while I don’t recall the exact words, he … Continue reading

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The Answer

At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want. – Lao Tzu One of my greatest joys as an entrepreneur is having the privilege to set the stage … Continue reading

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Impeccable Living

“No accurate thinker will judge another person by that which the other person’s enemies say about him.” ~ Napoleon Hill One of the challenges I face as a manager is to deal with the occasional tiffs that come up between … Continue reading

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Where I grew up we didn’t…

You’ve no doubt heard conversations in which people define themselves, defend their positions and deride others with the statement “Where I grew up we didn’t…” What follows is usually some anecdote that serves to make a point which carries the … Continue reading

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On Parenting and Falconry

While I am inclined to favor the cultivation of personal responsibility over the imposition of regulation, I cannot help but note the irony of the fact that to practice the sport of falconry you must first obtain a license that … Continue reading

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