Don't Laugh, We Own It!

It may be 8 years old, it may have a giant crack in the windshield, it may intermittently refuse to signal turns, it may squeak and groan when you turn corners, the driver’s side speaker may randomly stop working, and the combined cost of fixing all its little issues may exceed the trade-in value of…

Business is Missions Retreat

Although I tried to scrounge up someone to come along with me, it looks like I’ll be alone when I hit North Carolina next month. I’ll be staying here: The Cove is¬†a Billy Graham training facility near Asheville, NC and it looks gorgeous. There’s no TV, no radio, no kids and no smoking. Just Christian¬†business…

So you've reached the end of your 20s

I think us Wises have a common problem: we quickly develop a clear idea in our heads of what’s right in a given situation, and have little tolerance or patience for people who arrive at that idea more slowly than we do, or who arrive at a different idea than our own. Sometimes this lends…

Everyone Goes to Washington (D.C.)

Next week is the World Wide Partner Conference — this year’s in Washington D.C. I and my colleagues both at my company, and my partner’s, will be attending keynotes, vision talks and social events. Nic and the kids will be coming along, and will be connecting with some old friends to tour the town, and…