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Never Too Old To Go Back

A couple of Fridays ago, most of the members of our 1993 State Championship Basketball Team came home to our hometown of Hudson.  It has been 25 years since that amazing season and our school honored us at halftime of … Continue reading

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Forever a Pirate

Dear 2017 Hudson Pirate Football Team, Last Friday, my wife Stephanie, my son Matthew, and my mother Jill traveled to Belle Plaine to see you guys play.  I want to start by congratulating your team on an undefeated regular season. … Continue reading

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Helping Others Succeed Makes You a Better Leader

One of the really cool things that has developed over the past year with my job has been my involvement with the rabbit plant.  I travel to the plant about one day every other week.  When I do I perform … Continue reading

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You Have To:Seven Practical Things to Being a Leader Today

The topic of leadership is one of the most talked about topics there is, especially when it comes to improving yourself.  There is no doubt that being a good leader is a huge part of having any kind of success.  … Continue reading

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Rules of Engagement: Don’t Be a Stranger When it Comes to Your Team

As I think about some of the greatest leaders I have personally known and worked with, the ones that had the most positive impact on my life have shared one common characteristic.  They engaged the people on their teams.  It … Continue reading

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Millennials: What’s Up With Them?

Today I would like to share with you an article written by Darren Hardy.  Darren’s article discusses the topic of working with Millennials (those born between 1980 and 1995).  In this article Darren discusses some of the unique characteristics that … Continue reading

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