Tag Archives: Rotary

Damn Millennials!

“The children now love luxury.  They have bad manners, contempt of authority; they show disrespect for elders and love chatter in place of exercise.”  This quote was from Socrates’ writings more than 2000 years ago. The more things change the … Continue reading

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It Doesn’t End with the Sale

So many business people seem to be content with the sale at hand and neglect to build the relationship with the customer or client. The sale is the opportunity to engage them in conversation, learning their needs and where you … Continue reading

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Are You a Dancer?

I had the very great pleasure of seeing Robert Fulghum live in Portland at the Rotary International Convention in 1990.  I did not know who he was at that point and went to see his talk out of curiosity. The … Continue reading

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Who has the Key?

Who holds the key to your future? You may not like the answer…It rests solely with you. Your positive attitude, determination, and drive all contribute to success in what you put your mind to. I attended a Rotary District Training … Continue reading

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Important Ingredient for Success

In business there are all kinds of views on what it takes to be successful. Enough money in reserve to keep you going during lean times, good staff, business training, right location, knowledge of your market, among other things. In … Continue reading

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