046 – My Iowa Caucus Appearance

February 15, 2016
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Show Notes: I’ve been fighting a nasty head cold but finally getting back to normal. My recent experience with a nasty person on Facebook reminds me of the need to remain mindful on social media and how odd people can be. The recent Iowa caucus reminded me of my own appearance there in 2008. I […]

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045 – My Van Halen Experience!

January 26, 2016

Show Notes: This episode is about my awesome experience hanging out with Hot For Teacher, which is a Van Halen Tribute Band. My friend Steve invited me to go their 9th performance at the National Association of Music Merchants convention in Anaheim. Not only was this an incredible experience of reliving the thrill of rock […]

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044 – A Boot Camp for Your Life

January 2, 2016

Show Notes: My military service was one of the greatest experiences of my life. I highly recommend it for young men and women as a way to build skills and confidence; see the world; and develop camaraderie. The model of boot camp is one where the individual is pushed beyond limits and achieves goals he […]

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043 – Are You Well Read?

December 13, 2015

Show Notes: At first I discuss some of the new late night talk show hosts. Then the dangers of crossing the street while I am wearing earbuds and all the drivers are looking at their phones. On the topic of being well read, I ponder the idea that not many of us are very avid […]

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042 – Family Time and Giving Thanks

November 30, 2015

Show Notes: Today’s episode is a reflection on family time during Thanksgiving 2015. How do we provide leadership for our families and create positive memories? Spending time together and remembering how important holidays were to us when we were growing up. I also touch on my experiences of trying to give back to others and […]

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041 – Should You Launch a Podcast?

November 16, 2015

Show Notes: The winter chill is here. Great time to be with family and sit by a fire. In this episode I talk about how I got started with my podcast and why it would be great for anyone with a business, a hobby, or any passion. I talk about what is involved and the […]

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040 – The Smell of Success

November 7, 2015

Show Notes: This episode recalls my recent experiences with smells, good and bad. The sense of smell is one of the most powerful when it comes to memories, or so I’ve heard. Entrepreneurs should be aware of the smell of their business, and not just those in food service. How your business smells will affect […]

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039 – Pondering Time & Space

November 1, 2015
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Show Notes: In this episode I ponder the things that separate humans from other species. How did we each become who we are. I contemplate our past, present and future. Then I consider the perspective from space looking at the Earth. How big and yet how small. I find this view of the earth inspiring […]

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038 – Intvw: Ken Churchill on Pension Reform

October 25, 2015

Show Notes: This podcast is an interview with Ken Churchill who is an expert on pension reform. After a successful career in solar energy and environmental consulting, Ken now grows pinot noir grapes and owns Churchill Cellars. You can find his wine at www.Churchill-Cellars.com I talk with Ken while sitting by his vineyard and we […]

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037 – Thinking About Law School?

October 18, 2015
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Show Notes: In this episode I share my experience of deciding to go to law school, applying, selecting a school, attending, taking the bar, and launching my legal career. This information should be helpful to anyone thinking about law school, or anyone with a child or grandchild, niece or nephew, that is thinking about law […]

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