Extra Points: Your Business DNA

My kids bought me the Ancestry.com DNA kit for my birthday a few months ago. It was a great gift, as my father was quite the genealogist and I was eager to learn more about my actual heritage. The results finally came in a few weeks ago. I have to admit, I was a...

Extra Points: Your Business DNA

My kids bought me the Ancestry.com DNA kit for my birthday a few months ago. It was a great gift, as my father was quite the genealogist and I was eager to learn more about my actual heritage. The results finally came in a few weeks ago. I have to admit, I was a...

Extra Points: Don’t Tread on Me

This past weekend, I watched an impressive presentation on the history of American flags at my Sons of the American Revolution chapter meeting. The speaker used historical perspective, context, humor and the actual replica flags to illustrate how and why we ended up...

Extra Points: Can You Handle the Truth?

I’ve been closely watching the Seattle Seahawks search for a new offensive coordinator. It looks like that as I write this, they may have found one. One of the areas of focus is on finding a coach that will “challenge” and hold accountable the quarterback, Russell...

Extra Points: Who’s Your Caddie?

I just finished watching an incredible and dramatic ending to The Open Championship (aka The British Open). Jordan Spieth displayed an unbelievable amount of poise, focus, and patience in winning the championship when the momentum and tide had turned sharply against...