Post-Decorating Disaster

Post-Decorating Disaster There is a family that I am really close to who recently re-decorated their living area and kitchen. It was just as they wanted it to be – comfortable, stylish and useful. They were so proud of what they had accomplished and everyone told them...

Watching the Origins

Watching the Origins Now I may be alone in this, but I like to watch behind the scenes manufacturing – the origin of products as they go from raw materials to a finished product. If I am going to buy something significant, I want to know where that product comes from...

More Learning…

More Learning… So in my last article I talked about two speakers who came into my business leaders’ workshop group and how they helped to open my eyes to things I had never considered. I definitely feel humbled each time I come to this group because before I started...

Learning New Things

Learning New Things I started attending a business leaders’ networking group about three weeks ago and it has been a great learning experience. I guess I shouldn’t call it just a networking group because we have speakers come in and talk to us about best practices in...

Leadership Development

Leadership Development I am amazed at how many business books are out there dealing with the need for leadership development. I am also quite impressed with what many of these books have to say on the subject. So, this short, little take on the issue will not be as...

Daring businesses

Daring businesses “O Lord our Lord, how excellent is Thy name in all the earth!”  Psalm 8:1 That’s what you will see at the top and bottom of the website for Sewell Shutters located in Dallas (http://sewellshutters.com). They are a company that does Keller...

Affordable But Not Cheap

Affordable But Not Cheap I have bought things because they were cheaply priced and have run into the cliché, “You get what you pay for!” In my attempts to be frugal, I have been ripped off by items that break too easily, tear at the seams on a first wear, or fade...

SEO and Effective Business Practices

SEO and Effective Business Practices – Week Sixty-Three Back to the four of us at morning prayer – Liz reported that her Lubbock catering event she had to oversee went incredibly well. We thanked God for that covering. Josh said that his lawn care business is...

Diversifying Your Marketing – Week Sixty-Two

Diversifying Your Marketing – Week Sixty-Two I had a fight with my wife right before coming to the business group meeting today and so I felt very disconnected and flustered when I went into prayer. I asked Liz Josh, and Ches to pray for the peace that passes...

Successful Change Agents Get Buy-In

Successful Change Agents Get Buy-In All of the pre-business meeting prayer groups decided to team up with one other group – made it six per group – just to get a feel for how things are going in others’ lives. And also, I think there was some fascination as to how...