LEADERSHIP

What Gratitude Does

I’ve never met a thankful person who had a bad day. Ungratefulness is like a blindness that leads us down the path of depravity until we’re trapped in the clutches of entitlement. Take today and start thanking God for the minutia in your life. It changes attitudes quickly. When I Read more…

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The Mechanics of Gratitude

Gratitude is a construct of perspective within context.  The more barren the context, the less biased the perspective, and the more grateful the viewer to any superior offering.  The more affluent the context, the more the viewer must diligently work to keep his perspective from drowning amidst the waters of Read more…

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Getting Peed On

While flying to Michigan last night I heard a lot of complaining. The weather was bad. Flights got canceled. I experienced my first aborted landing. People had to wait in line. Lots of passengers missed flights. And everyone blamed the flight attendant for the pent up negative experiences of their Read more…

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Commercial Value

In order to combat the onslaught of self-narcissistic gluttony that constantly assaults those living in these great United States, we talk to our kids often about children who live in the rest of the world without the comforts and blessings we have. When we tuck our kids in at night Read more…

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A Perfect Moment

I believe each day has at least one perfect moment. Most of them happen fast: the flare of the last second of sunlight on the horizon, an unexpected hug, the shock on someone’s face from a surprise. But perfect moments can also be hidden from our perspective. No, not necessarily Read more…