Wisdom Day 14 July 2016: Flee Fools Jul14

Wisdom Day 14 July 2...

First of all, Bonne fête de la Bastille, i.e., Happy Bastille Day! Lots of fireworks in France tonight, which on the French clock is just about now. My older son and his family are in Paris to enjoy it all. Would love to be with them, but here I am with you, which is not all bad. So here...

Wisdom Day 12 June 2016: Wise Counsel Jul14

Wisdom Day 12 June 2...

Without good direction, people lose their way;     the more wise counsel you follow, the better your chances. (Proverbs 11: Verse 11, The Message, BibleGateway.com) Since I am by nature a fool, I need lots of wise counsel. In some ways my IQ has been a stumbling block. Smart does not equal...

The Brexit Doughnut Jun25

The Brexit Doughnut

In 1931 Adolph Levitt’s Doughnut Corporation of America opened the first Mayflower Coffee Shop in Times Square. Some eighteen years later, The Mayflower Coffee Shop in Dallas was my absolute favorite place downtown.  The Mayflower was at 1701 Live Oak Street at Ervay, just across from...

Wisdom Day 25 June 2016: Deep, Broad Leadership Jun25

Wisdom Day 25 June 2...

Like the horizons for breadth and the ocean for depth,     the understanding of a good leader is broad and deep. (The Book of Proverbs, Chapter 25, Verse 3, The Message, BibleGateway.com) As shared in several previous blog posts, I am a fool by nature. That does not mean I am stupid. My IQ...

Wisdom Day 22, June 2016: Duck & Cover Jun22

Wisdom Day 22, June ...

A prudent person sees trouble coming and ducks;     a simpleton walks in blindly and is clobbered. (The Book of Proverbs, Chapter 22, Verse 3, The Message, BibleGateway.com) Another Jockonian dichotomy of combat, whether military, domestic, or entrepreneurial: When to take cover and when to...

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