Grappling With Guilt

Grappling With Guilt

After 633 weekly missives over a 12+ year span, Extra Points has been retired. The newsletter is now called “Chasing Unleashed.” There’s a saying in golf that we players are always “chasing scratch.” In other words, chasing that place of nirvana where everything...
Help! I Need Somebody…

Help! I Need Somebody…

“Can you talk?” It was May 2008. I had just returned from the Rotary District Conference being held in Campbell River, BC. Barb and the girls had been visiting her parents for the weekend, and were on the road back. Not wanting to eat alone, I invited myself to my...
Moving Beyond ROI to VOI

Moving Beyond ROI to VOI

ROI is an archaic concept…   Unless you’re a banker, financial advisor, or wealth manager.   “Return” on investment certainly is still very much current when dealing with financial statements. Those in the business of crunching numbers to see an actual...
Are You Good Enough?

Are You Good Enough?

A few weeks ago, Rory McIlroy was victorious for his 20th career PGA win. Golfers aren’t surprised, as he is considered one of the Top 10 players in the world, arguably even Top 5. McIlroy has won four major championships within those 20 wins, which makes him one of...
How Good Are Your Investments? Part 2

How Good Are Your Investments? Part 2

Now up: Legacy and Life Balance Legacy It’s easy to get going so fast and furious that you get caught up in the “now.” While being present is important, so is taking some time to think about what you want to make sure survives you. In your business, what endures past...