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One Year In

This weekend, we as a nation will celebrate our independence as 241 years ago, our forefathers, after much debate, signed our Declaration and declared us a free and independent nation. You may have heard of this, it’s kind of a big deal. This weekend I will celebrate my own independence as well because one year […]

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Avoiding Business Meeting Hell

Have you ever entered the 10th circle of Hell known as the business meeting? That place where time stands still as visions of things you could be doing dance through your mind? If you’ve been there and were lucky enough to leave, then you look upon those meetings with the amount of dread reserved for […]

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Video: How I Became An Early Riser

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How I Became An Early Riser

  For most all of my life, I have avoided getting up early. My dad is a morning person and he gets up every day without an alarm clock between 4:30 and 5:00. My mom is night owl that uses er snooze button five times before getting up every day. You might say that I’m […]

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Value Before Profit

Have you ever been ripped off? Have you paid for something and didn’t get any value for your investment? if you’ve lived longer than a year on this planet I’m sure it’s happened. Sometimes it’s a mistake and other times it’s deliberate, but we have all had those experiences when someone chose to take profit […]

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Use Video

If you aren’t using video, you’re missing out. It’s free, it’s easy and it’s effective. Text me and we’ll spend an hour together getting you ready to use it effectively to get known, liked and trusted.

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Video: Avoiding The Summer Slide

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Avoiding The Summer Slide

Summer is hard. At least it is for me. With all three kids playing ball, four nights of my week get spent at the park. With summer heat comes more barn work to keep our show cattle cool and comfortable. As soon as the calendar hits June, vacations get in the way of scheduling meetings. […]

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Turning Into Dad

The other night, in the barn with Jack, I saw him let up. I saw him not give his best when brushing his steer. I saw him half ass it. As I watched this, words formed in my throat and came out of my mouth before my brain had even processed them and I heard […]

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Looking For The Sweet Spot

You may have noticed I write about my barn a lot. Last week my brother called me obsessed and I took that as the highest compliment he could give me. I love spending time out there and I love working with our show steers. Showing cattle is fun and it’s one of the parts of […]

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