March 9, 2016
Denver, USA - JANUARY 19: Denver Broncos vs New England Patriots AFC Championship at Sports Authority Field. The Denver Broncos defeat the New England Patriots. Peyton Manning celebrates after the win. (Photo by Anthony J. Causi)

What Can Peyton Manning Teach You About the Present?

The core belief of this blog is that life is a gift, that your time is a precious asset and that you therefore ought to be a purposeful steward of such a scarce and valuable resource. That is why I push myself toward excellence. That is why I want to push you toward excellence. That is why I hunger to grow, to rise to whatever version of greatness is available to me. In a word: stewardship. Tantamount to true stewardship is gratitude along the journey—not just once you arrive at the destination, but at many points along the way. If […]
December 2, 2015
Where there is no vision, the people perish, says an ancient Biblical text. Vision is crucial to the achievement of any worthy goal, whether you're an entrepreneur or small business person, blogger or athlete, anyone aspiring to leadership needs vision for success.

Do You Have Vision?

First of all, if you’re not a sports fan, just hang in there with me for a moment, we’ll get to the point, I promise. I was watching Monday Night Football on… well, Monday night. I’m sure many of you got to watch the same circus act that I did. Somehow, the Cleveland Browns managed to snatch the game from the jaws of victory, conserving their precious culture of having no vision and borderline refusing to win. A quick summary, for those who missed it: with only a few seconds to go and the score tied up, all the Browns had […]