Category Archives: In the Trenches

A running commentary on the day-to-day adventures in building TEAM.

On Molding Clay

When God wants to drill a man, And thrill a man, And skill a man When God wants to mold a man To play the noblest part; When He yearns with all His heart To create so great and bold … Continue reading

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Happy 2020!

Happy New Year! May 2020 be the year in which all your plans align & fall into place.  May you have the discipline to run a Plan – Do – Check & Adjust methodology to all areas of your life … Continue reading

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Reroute-Retool-Reframe

Irritated is a choice by Seth Godin It’s a choice because you’re on this path by . . . choice. And it’s a choice because the act of being irritated involves the story we tell ourselves. People are rarely irritated … Continue reading

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Start with W H Y

“People don’t really buy WHAT you do – they buy WHY you do it!”

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Me & My BIG Mouth

This is a great sermon series! Listening to @AndyStanley on James 1:19"My dear brothers and sisters, take note of this: Everyone should be QUICK to listen, SLOW to speak & SLOW to become angry, " The longer you listen, the … Continue reading

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The Secret Sauce . . .

Turn what is harsh and hard into your ally. ~Rorke Denver (Navy SEAL) Translated for myself: Intentionally Pursue BIGGER Problems.

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Knowledge & Data

Knowing your business (logistics as well as stats) anticipating competitive maneuvers  & being able to move quickly to the new reality of the marketplace (whatever that entails in your industry) are key essentials in the day-to-day arena of combat that … Continue reading

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