Monthly Archives: December 2010

#YearInReview

Responding to a challenge by Seth Godin to re-cap the year . . . What did I accomplish in 2010? Seth acknowledges that most folks don’t do this exercise . . . or if they do it, they don’t give … Continue reading

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Neoteny – Quit taking work so seriously and find higher achievement

I’m reading What Matters Now a book assembled and edited by Seth Godin. Grab yourself a free copy by hitting the link. I chose this book as the first book of my newly formed monthly book Club. It’s a collage of … Continue reading

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Over and above the call of duty

It’s the Sergeant who heroically dives through a hail of gunfire to save one of his soldiers. It’s the Fireman who risks life and limb to save a family from a burning house. It’s the teacher who spends a few extra … Continue reading

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Supporting one of our own – REALTORS and the Local Community

The most powerful tool I believe that we each personally possess is our influence in our local community. Some of the things that come to mind when I think of the importance of being involved in our communities are: – You never … Continue reading

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How Generosity gets you more of what really MATTERS

Yesterday, I decided to start a book club to meet the 1st Thursday of every month @ 10 AM. I’m not sure why. It just seemed like a good thing to do 🙂 I decided the first meeting would be … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Coffee – Are Historians REALLY Liars?

Good MORNING! Well! THAT was FUN! Christmas day has passed, and Santa was good to us. Here in Nashville, we were treated to the very rare experience of a White Christmas (Only the 8th on the Official record) . . … Continue reading

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Expect to be Surprised

Forrest Gump said: “My momma always said, “Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” Nationwide Insurance has built a cult following around their slogan: “Life comes at you FAST!” Heraclitus of Ephesus (c.535 … Continue reading

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