Get Outside and Go Adventure!

April 7th, 2017|blog|

I just returned from hiking in Southern Utah as part of our annual business partner’s retreat. It was all that it was supposed to be. While the days spent outside soaking up the blue sky and inhaling fresh air were short-lived, the mental and physical benefits I reaped will last for a while. And, that [...]

What My 18-year-old Taught Me About Leadership!

April 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

My daughter graduated from high school this past May, and is currently on The World Race (a gap year program, #3n9, living on 3 different continents over 9 months). This is not simply traveling around the world with a backpack; rather, they are assigned a host ministry with which they serve in each country. She started [...]

Saying No to Say Yes!

October 10th, 2016|blog, Uncategorized|

“A ‘No’ uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a ‘Yes’ merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.” I read a piece by Marshall Goldsmith this week and it really resonated with me. He wrote about how he sometimes has a hard time saying “no.” He wrote, “This is practically impossible as [...]

Purposeful Work; Providing Purpose

March 2nd, 2016|blog|

“All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.” ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. I spent the first 90 minutes of my work-day at the “Breakfast with Champions” event hosted by the Bobby Dodd Institute (BDI). It’s only in the last six months that I have become familiar [...]