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To Give or Not to Give

Posted on December 8, 2016

“Remember the happiest people are not those getting more but those giving more.”  – H. Jackson Brown, Jr., Author ,“Life’s Little Instruction Book”                    When my brother and I were wee-tots growing up in the 60’s, we made cookies every Christmas. It was a tradition our mom taught us. We made […]


A Bad Day… Maybe?

Posted on October 26, 2016

I had a bad day last week. What’s so unusual about that? Unlike the utopian life of Magic Johnson, although he has overcome HIV, we all have bad days. Magic is obviously not in the T-shirt printing business.

If you never have a bad day, please contact me and let me know your secret. I always say, “If you never have a bad day, you are not reaching enough.”


What’s Next?

Posted on May 24, 2016

“The aim of education is the knowledge, not of facts but of values.”                                                -William S. Burroughs, American Novelist Hey gang, I hope everyone has been well. This is my first blog in over […]


Working for Greatness

Posted on February 16, 2016

I’ll be 60 years old in 14 months. I pondered long on what I would say after that statement. For the first time in my life, I feel a little like time is running out. Running out from what? I want to accomplish great things in the time I have left on this earth. That […]


A Christmas Story

Posted on December 21, 2015

Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas. -Dale Evans Kathy had just lost everything. I mean every personal possession and her dignity. She had been addicted to drugs and alcohol since she was fifteen years old. During that time, she held many jobs. She lived […]


Peace and Forgiveness are the Only Answers

Posted on December 10, 2015

This month I digress from any business advice. Below is my attempt to spread Kindness in this season of joy and rebirth. Unless you live in a cave, you have noticed the recent increase in violence all over the world and here in the United States. I am afraid it is here to stay. We […]


Change is Gonna Come

Posted on November 17, 2015

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” – Maya Angelou  Change in the Shelby County Schools is happening right now. Lately there have been some questions about the quality of education kids are receiving from their institutions. We are all paying taxes for SCS and we should all […]


Tiger Win Brings Back Memories

Posted on October 20, 2015

“Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.” – Lyndon Johnson  The University of Memphis football team won the biggest game in its history last Saturday. They beat the Ole Miss Rebels in front of sixty thousand fans at the Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. The game was also broadcast nationally. […]



Posted on August 27, 2015

“Individual Commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.” – Vince Lombardi  Football season is upon us! Every year at this time I smell the fall coming. When I smell the fall coming I know football is here. I played football […]