Keep the Leadership Fire Stoked

Keep the Leadership Fire Stoked

Just Like a Campfire Leadership is like a campfire. It’s tough to just start a fire and walk away from it thinking it will remain lit. In order to have a great fire, you have to care for it. The process is pretty pure, but just when complacency sets in, the fire...
If You Can’t Have Fun…

If You Can’t Have Fun…

realizing you get one shot at this I get told a lot that I step out of the “professional look” quite a bit. Truthfully, I have never shied away from it, as a public figure, as a father, as a leader. Let me explain why. Actually, I put it up there in the...
Trust; A Follow Up to Last Month

Trust; A Follow Up to Last Month

Buddy Set, Buddy Move When assaulting a target, an individual moves, gets established, and is prepared to provide covering fire for the individual behind them. The person in the back will yell, “Moving!” Trusting the person in front of them will, in fact,...
Even on the Hard Days

Even on the Hard Days

The Fight Continues “I cannot control the outcome, only my actions leading up to it, and my reaction when it’s all said and done.”How do we push past rejection? As a society, we have made it pretty easy to blame anyone and everything else, other than...
If it Ain’t Broke, Improve It

If it Ain’t Broke, Improve It

be a decision maker Much like the fighting position in the titled picture, you are safe where you are at. For the moment. What happens when you keep your head down too long?  As leaders, it is important to recognize, idly sitting by and waiting for the fight to come...