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Loser’s Limp

It was probably in the last year or so of junior high school. I was waiting for my race during ...
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Not really a tool at all
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Not really a tool at all

  It was then that it hit me. I had no idea what I was supposed to do. I was...
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You want to do what with that tool?
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You want to do what with that tool?

As a specialist for a major home improvement big box store, James (not his real name) meets a great many...
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Tools
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Tools

  I’ve always been a tool guy. I grew up around them and learned early on how to use them....
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Leadership principles are universal

Without apology I will warn you now that I will from time to time, use references to the Bible in...
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Activity is one thing, Accomplishment is another.

When the Crystal Palace Exhibition opened in 1851 crowds flocked to London's Hyde Park to behold its marvels. One of...
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Paid to Produce

I don't think I could ever work in a government agency. For the first 25 years of my career I...
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Line of Sight

Two of my employees are working out of the shop installing components we made. Their's is not a particularly complicated...
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What a resume’ won’t tell you

I've been disappointed more than once. Resumes that looked good failed to guarantee a successful new hire. I have hired...
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Making Good Decisions

Making Good Decisions: When a recent graduate joined a prestigious firm, his ambition to succeed and advance drove him to...
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