Tag Archives: Dreams

Book publisher or agent needed

I apologize for not writing lately. It’s not that I haven’t been at home! I’ve been busy putting the finishing touches on a book that I’ve been writing and trying to find a publisher. Since publishing my last book in … Continue reading

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Success in business is honorable

In this election cycle there has been much talk about socialism. Several of the candidates in one party seem to promote socialism as being preferred over capitalism. One candidate calls himself a Democratic Socialist. In recent years there has been … Continue reading

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Good habits lead to success

If a person wants a successful future he or she needs to plan for it. We don’t often drift into success. Success comes when we take intentional steps to achieve it. One of the critical steps we can take to … Continue reading

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Sacrifice and success

There is a wonderful little book that I have read several times. Today is one of those times. The book is As a Man Thinketh by James Allen. The book is only 60 pages but is filled with wonderful insights … Continue reading

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Perseverance leads to success

When we took ownership of a small business several years ago one of the first people to call on me was our insurance agent. He had served as the agent for the previous owner and told me how he got … Continue reading

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What do you want most?

In the Pirates of the Caribbeans movie series Captain Jack Sparrow had a magical compass that did not point north. Instead, it pointed to the thing one wanted most. Once the owner of the compass settled in on the thing he or … Continue reading

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Progressive Politics

I am often amused when the media and politicians refer to AOC, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, Bernie Sanders and others as progressives. The dictionary defines progressive as favoring progress, change and improvement. While each of these individuals do advocate change, … Continue reading

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Staying flexible

There is a biblical caution against pouring new wine into old wine skins.  The reason is that when the new wine expands during fermentation it will cause the old, stiff wine skin to burst. New wine must be poured into … Continue reading

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Overcoming limitations

A young wife was cooking a meat loaf when her husband walked in. As she started to put it in the oven he noticed she cut the ends off the meatloaf. He asked why she did that, and his wife … Continue reading

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How a coach helped me

A few years ago the organization I worked for hired a coach to train the executive staff on coaching techniques. Not only did we receive hours of training we had the opportunity to have our own coach for a year. … Continue reading

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