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19 05, 2020

Transformed In An Instant

By | 2020-05-19T14:20:14+00:00 May 19th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

My oldest daughter has a new partner and a new baby daughter.  They live across the country from us, and because of the COVID mess, Grandma and I were not there when she was born.  Finally, after a month of waiting and wondering when we could see them, we [...]

5 05, 2020

Rebelling Againist “Our New Normal”

By | 2020-05-05T13:52:31+00:00 May 5th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

We’ve all been seeing it.  It’s become arguably one of the most overused phrases of 2020. “Our New Normal” The media has latched onto it.  Remember the age-old political tactic: He who frames the issue, wins the argument.  Reality is being re-framed in front of our very eyes.  “Things [...]

21 04, 2020

How to Win Right Now

By | 2020-04-21T22:23:19+00:00 April 21st, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

America has been experiencing “the good old days” for three-plus years now.  Companies have been succeeding.  Jobs have been plentiful.  Consumers have felt good about their future and about spending their money. The current hiccup (and I use that word intentionally) has created challenging business conditions for many.  Lots [...]

14 04, 2020

Singularity of Purpose

By | 2020-04-16T16:12:21+00:00 April 14th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

It’s inspiring to see what America is accomplishing in the face of COVID-19.  One can argue that it’s our most unified, collective action since World War II.  The Federal Government, all 50 State Governments, local governments, American business and the American people are, for the most part, aligned against [...]

8 04, 2020

Will We Learn the Lessons?

By | 2020-04-08T15:34:26+00:00 April 8th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

  The quality of your days reflects the wisdom of your schedule.  We have all been given a gift.  Life has been altered for us in so many ways.  We are doing without many things that were part of our daily life.  We are living a stripped-down existence.  “Essential [...]

3 04, 2020

How a Indianapolis Company is Navigating COVID-19

By | 2020-04-03T20:14:33+00:00 April 3rd, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

  A little different twist on my blog today.  In these crazy times, it’s always good to pay attention to our surroundings and learn from others who are navigating on the front lines. Sahm’s is a very successful, family-owned restaurant business in the Greater Indianapolis Area.  The Indianapolis Business [...]

17 03, 2020

The Power of Working Together

By | 2020-03-19T22:11:56+00:00 March 17th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

We’re all being impacted by the Coronavirus.  Some more than others.  I, like you perhaps, am consuming lots of information on the topic.  I’m watching the briefings…then analyzing the briefing…then watching other people analyze the briefings. In spite of all the uncertainty and the unknowns, I find myself feeling [...]

10 03, 2020

More LinkedIn Taglines and Nonsense

By | 2020-03-10T23:40:04+00:00 March 10th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Last week I wrote about the importance of having a strong LinkedIn presence.  It’s the professional’s litmus test for existence.  This week, I promised some do’s and don’ts.  Some of these may seem ridiculous to you – trust me, nothing I’m about to share is made up. Profile pictures: [...]

3 03, 2020

LinkedIn Realities-Part 1

By | 2020-03-03T22:25:25+00:00 March 3rd, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

LinkedIn has become the litmus test for existence in business.  If you don’t have a LinkedIn profile, you effectively don’t exist.  I’m not saying that this is right or wrong; fair or unfair.  I am saying that it’s real.  It’s a thing.  Of course, there are other social media [...]

24 02, 2020

Saving Your Way to Massive Success

By | 2020-02-24T18:17:35+00:00 February 24th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

I’ve got nothing against saving money.  I believe in saving money.   Controlling expenses is important.  And I also believe in growth.  I believe in innovation.  In business today, it’s “innovate or die.”  Any of you once own a Palm Pilot? How about a Blackberry?  Whew. Success in business requires [...]