Fear

Fear

“Hawkeye” Pierce, one of the characters on MASH, probably stated it best when he told Sidney Friedman the three basic human emotions are greed, fear,…

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Procrastination - the seed of failure

Procrastination – the seed of failure

The best advice I got in graduate school was not from a professor – and for the record I had some great ones. Thanks Dr….

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Ride Your Best Horse First

Ride Your Best Horse First

Someone asked the other day where I come up with the Cowboy Logic, some are copied from Kit Pharo, a rancher up in southeastern Colorado….

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How not to pick a horse - or personnel

How not to pick a horse – or personnel

I have always been partial to off-colored horses and dogs. Roans, greys and duns are my favorite color of horse. I know, I know, the…

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Personnel - Its All About Character

Personnel – Its All About Character

My young son had a summer job clearing lots in the mountains of northeastern New Mexico a couple of years ago. He made a good…

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Personnel Problems suck the life out of organizations

Personnel Problems suck the life out of organizations

  Ba Back when I oversaw an organization of 900 plus employees I often thought there must be one of these machines on the edge…

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Familiarity Breeds Contempt

Familiarity Breeds Contempt

So, I was doing some work on the house and hauling materials from the lumber yard. I have made the trip many times – familiar….

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Use the right tool for the job

Use the right tool for the job

I enjoy playing golf. I am not very good, but I enjoy being outside and the camaraderie that comes with playing golf. However, if I…

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Keep your eyes on the trail

Keep your eyes on the trail

Once you determine your purpose, know in your heart what is your purpose, the next big thing is to stay true to your purpose. To stay true…

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Blog admin issues

Blog admin issues

Friends, thanks for reading and following, we have had some issues with this site lately and many of you who are listed as subscribers have…

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