Is That the Best You Can Do?

Is That the Best You Can Do?

David Ogilvy is a member of the U.S. Advertising Hall of Fame. He is most noted as a copy writer. He was also respected as a powerful leader and developer of young writers. His style was one-of-a-kind. It was intimidating to walk into Mr. Ogilvy’s office as a...
Did You Spend Your Day Chasing Donkeys?

Did You Spend Your Day Chasing Donkeys?

This isn’t a story about lost donkeys. It’s a lesson in lost priorities. Samuel was making preparations to anoint Saul to become king. As with most good intentions, distractions caused a delay in the execution of the plan. The donkeys of Kish had escaped...
3 Good Reasons to Put It Off Till Tomorrow

3 Good Reasons to Put It Off Till Tomorrow

It’s Tax Day in America so it’s a good day to write about procrastination. Thankfully, Uncle Sam understands we all tend to put things off and our deadline is actually the 18th this year. And we have also been given the latitude to file an extension. April...
Are You Too Familiar?

Are You Too Familiar?

When we become too familiar with people, places or spiritual beliefs, we can miss a fresh anointing. It’s not as important to find Nemo as it is to find normal. We may even find a new normal and jump in that box for a season. We quickly develop routines that...
Gotta Love the Kids

Gotta Love the Kids

Children have a way of removing the mask from a pretentious adult. Little ones are not impressed by degrees, titles or bank accounts. A child seems to have a brilliant detector of authenticity when meeting new people. Kids seem to have a protective instinct to guard...