Life’s Thrill Terror Exchange Is Constant

It was a perfectly calm, hot Montana summer afternoon. I was lounging in our sailboat’s cockpit, enjoying the nothingness that enveloped Lakeside Bay. The mainsail hung slack on the mast above me, as the boat veered aimlessly in the wake of passing ski boats. We had just finished lunch, and my wife was snoozing on ...

The Pitfalls Of Exchanging Your Principles

It has become an all too common theme. Corporate principals are compromised at every turn: A bank rigs LIBOR rates. Principle is laid waste for profit. An auto manufacturer programs deceit into their emissions control software. Principle is exchanged for ambition in the race to be number one. A politician sacrifices a long held principal under ...

What Would You Exchange For More Revenue?

Forget about how many carbohydrates you consume in that slice of pizza! Don’t worry about how much fat there is in your Greek Yogurt! Don’t take too long celebrating that record sales threshold your team just crossed! You can do more! Even if you’re presently #1, it won’t last. You see, there is a greater ...

The Life Long Benefits of Clarity About Your Passions

The caption in a popular sailing magazine describing this dramatic photo of the Kaiko 50 ft racing sailboat “Merlin” passing Tasmania’s Organ Pipes during the 2014 edition of the famous Rolex Sydney Hobart Race caught my attention. The fact that the photo is stunning is the first allure. The second point of interest is that ...