Living in Joy

My friend, Michelle Stimpson sent me a little booklet entitled joy, which had the following quote: “There are souls in this world who have the gift of finding joy everywhere and leaving it behind them when they go.” ~ Frederick William Faber I think most of us know at least a few people like that.…

Protecting Your *Most* Valuable Property

My great friend and fellow coffee-lover, Melissa Stewart, founder of She Owns It, a company based on “Celebrating, Supporting & Connecting Women Entrepreneurs” recently tweeted, “Your mind is a multimillion-dollar property. Screen your tenants VERY carefully!” How true that is! Imagine owning a rental property and not screening your prospective tenants before allowing them to…

Thanking Those Who Work With You

Back in the early-90’s a woman applied for a job with me. During the interview, she mentioned she’d recently done some temp work for ex-NFL running back Tucker Frederickson, then a local businessman here in Jupiter, Florida. Remembering Tucker from my boyhood and immediately going into gushing fan mode, I asked if he was a…