How many words do you speak in a day?

“He certainly has some strong opinions!” said my friend observing a third party.  I had to agree.  He doesn’t listen well.  I normally associate poor listening skills with the younger crowd, younger being anyone less than 40! I’ve come to the conclusion words are like currency.  The more there is, the less their value. According…

The Value of Loyalty

I’ve been thinking about this posting for a very long time.  It is directly related to our leadership experiences and reflective of a time when we were faced with disloyalty. Some around 2005 I read Bill Hybel’s book Courageous leadership. I was encouraged and challenged by it, and I felt it put into words some…

Friday at 4 pm

At the end of a challenging, if not productive work week, it is easy to feel good as the office closes for the weekend.  Employees are filing out, wishing each other a good weekend and heading out to what they have planned.  Last weekend Wendy and I were out on the road so it will…