Blocking & Tackling

Blocking & Tackling

Just like in football, life involves blocking and tackling. While “blocking” is an offensive manuever and tactic, “tackling” is critical on the defensive side of the ball to protect the end zone from the other team. Tackling is necessary in...

Extra Points: Calamity Doesn’t Call

This past week, Southern California and Nevada were rocked by two earthquakes. If you were watching the news, you saw plenty of video footage of people at home, at work, and recreating when the last quake on Saturday night hit. Having been a part of several...

Extra Points: Abandon Ship

I was on the ferry over the weekend when from my car I heard the announcement by the captain that the crew would be performing an abandon ship drill. They were recruiting passengers to help; I now wish I had volunteered since it might have helped this missive! Next...

Extra Points: The Next 100 Days

Consider this your very special Public Service Announcement… The 100 days between Memorial Day and Labor Day are the most dangerous days of the year for motorists in the United States. Are you prepared to protect yourself and your loved ones? Your employees? How...