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10 Lessons Learned From Driving My Car Into A Ditch During An Ice Storm

Today I hit a patch of heavy ice and drove my car into a ditch.  My trip was going just fine as I came upon a slight incline.  My plan was to go between 20-30 mph and the momentum would carry me right over the hill.  However, the car in front of me was far more “cautious” and […]

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Why Men Cheat

Infidelity is generally a death sentence to any relationship and leadership influence a man may have.  With the stakes so high, one must wonder why someone would risk everything for momentary pleasure.  Recently, Josh Reich, Lead Pastor of Revolution Church in Tucson, AZ, brought to my attention a Gallup study put out by Men’s Health magazine. The article gave their 4 reasons for […]

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7 Tips To Conquering Life’s Greatest Challenges

Is there something in your life you just can’t seem to conquer?  It’s been my experience that we all do.  Recently, the Stanford Cardinals womens basketball team ended the UConn Huskies record 90-game winning streak.  UConn appeared to be unbeatable so how did Stanford do it?  Is there anything we can learn from their victory that we can […]

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16 Characteristics Of Apex Leadership

  Apex Leadership are the leadership practices, principles, and thought processes of those who are the best at what they do.  I am doing much strategic thinking these days on Apex Leaders in an effort to find out what makes them so special. Today I want to take a look at the greatest leader of the ancient world – King […]

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7 Tips To An Effective Parent-Teacher Conference

  “We’re going to be meeting with your teacher” can be the scariest eight words in child’s life.  This past week it was time for a conference with her History teacher, Mr. Hanenburg. Here’s a little background on Mr. Hanenburg after watching him for a couple of years.  He’s about my age and seems like a nice man.  As a 5th grader, […]

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Leadership Lessons From Tom Brady: 8 Qualities To Look For In Those Closest To You

The New England Patriots led by head coach Bill Belichick and QB Tom Brady are the odds on favorite to win this year’s Super Bowl.  After the mid-season trade of star WR Randy Moss many, including myself, thought the offense would falter.  However, because of Brady’s leadership and how he utilized his remaining pieces, the Patriots finished […]

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5 Lessons About Apex Leadership I Learned From Chris Tomlin

What is “Apex Leadership”?   Apex Leadership are the leadership practices, principles, and thought processes of those who are the best at what they do.  I am fascinated by Apex Leaders.  My family recently began attending Passion City Church in Atlanta on Sunday evenings.  PCC’s worship leader Chris Tomlin is the top male vocalist in Christian music currently.  He’s the best.   I […]

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