Tag Archives: Integrity

10 Deadly Mistakes Cost Me Everything — The 4th Mistake — Majoring in Minor Things


The allure of the minor things in life can be difficult to resist. The trivial, the mundane, the distractions, the shiny object, the squirrel flitting from branch to branch. They are almost like a drug, reaching out to you, interrupting, … Continue reading

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10 Deadly Mistakes Cost Me Everything — The 3rd Mistake — Lacking Integrity


There are many things you can lack and still be successful. You can fall short in many areas of your character, skills, talents, and experience and still steer clear of danger. Integrity isn’t one of the things. This is what INTEGRITY means … Continue reading

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10 Deadly Mistakes Cost Me Everything — The 1st Mistake — Pride and Arrogance


“The Proud will be humbled. Let not the wise boast of their wisdom or the strong boast of their strength or the rich boast of their riches.” ~ Jeremiah 9:23 That is what scripture says. How old is this scripture? Let’s … Continue reading

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Why We Have To Do Something When We Observe a War of Words


Two of my Face Book “friends” got into a war of words on one of my posts. This went on for several days while I read and agonized. I seriously considered taking down the post. But I must admit that … Continue reading

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Why I’ve Given Up on Tricks To Get Reads


I’m done with tricks, tomfoolery, and with all of these ways that “master bloggers” recommend to get people to read your stuff. It’s not that I don’t want people to read what I write. Quite the contrary. I get huge … Continue reading

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Why You Need To Tell Me When It’s Time To Call It Quits


My Dad was a winner. In every sense of the word. He wasn’t famous. Or rich. Didn’t have any degrees. Never even went to High School. He was an immigrant who came to this country with a strong work ethic, … Continue reading

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A Half Dozen Bruising Lessons – Let Me Save You the Pain


Please keep reading. Don’t get turned off by what you are about to read. Hear me out. Give me a chance. I think it will be worth your while. I consider myself to be a good leader. Considerate, thoughtful, strategic, … Continue reading

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