Slow Down!

Slow Down!

I am headed to the bank to withdraw the down payment for our new building today! The closing is set for next week, or the beginning of the week following. The purchase of this new building has been a journey that has tested me in every conceivable way – physically,...
Turning Vision into Action

Turning Vision into Action

I recently had the opportunity to meet with author, speaker and leader Matt Keller about how to translate vision into action.  According to Keller, one of the most important things that a leader must do to move their organization forward is to clearly articulate the...
Change is hard!!

Change is hard!!

I am at Publix eating a salad here in Fort Myers, Florida, when I see George, who has been bagging groceries here since at least 2002, when Melissa and I were living at Red Cedar Drive apartments. There is a certain comfort in seeing George still here; still working...