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...
How Good Are Your Investments? Part 1

How Good Are Your Investments? Part 1

I’m not talking about your financial portfolio. You have advisors that can certainly help you with this very important part of your life, but it’s not what I care about for you this week. I often hear people complain that certain “costs” are too expensive. I’m talking...
Extra Points: Final Rounds

Extra Points: Final Rounds

This weekend I watched the recent episode of 60 Minutes, primarily to listen to the interview with the Facebook Whistle Blower. I’m glad I kept watching to the final segment featuring Anderson Cooper’s story on the legendary performer, Tony Bennett. The excellent...
How Good Are Your Investments? Part 1

Extra Points: Options. Give Me Options

As I’m want to do, I turned on Monday Night Football a couple weeks ago to watch the game. What I accidentally did was tun on ESPN 2 and found the Manning brothers – Peyton and Eli – sitting on sofas talking about the game in real time. The two former...