Good Thoughts

August 30th, 2018

Earlier this month I served as executive producer of the AlphaGraphics annual conference for the sixth straight year. The keynote speaker at our opening general session – Les McKeown – shared some great business tips for leaders, which I summarize below. “Put your foot on the gas peddle and the car goes toward it”…

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Buyer’s Resource

August 21st, 2018

Part II of II As Kyle relocates to Nashville, he’s considering buying a house, rather than paying rent. He asked me what advice I have… and this is what I shared: When we bought our first home, I created a list of things important to us. Don’t know where that is; however, here are…

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Movin’ Out

August 13th, 2018

Part I of II At Target today to pick up some things, I saw a lot of moms – and a few dads – shopping for essential back-to-school items. One little boy of about six was smiling and saying how excited he is for what’s ahead. That took me back to making those annual…

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Like Father

July 23rd, 2018

In the midst of a rainy morning in 1983, I inadvertently misjudged a curve on a slick entrance ramp to a freeway near downtown Fort Worth and slid to the right. I bounced off the passenger-side concrete barrier then caromed directly across and hit the driver side. When I got out to inspect the…

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Great Thoughts

July 12th, 2018

Ideas have flowed through my brain my whole life. I once had a list of about 20 that might be worth pursuing. A few I followed up on. Most fell by the wayside after a little research and further discernment. (Nobody wanted to fertilize their lawns by placing a pellet in their sprinkler system……

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