Posts by Doug

Winners and Losers


Recently I’ve been thinking about mindset. Winners and losers from different perspectives specifically. Just about everything in life has a winner and loser in some fashion. Sports teams playing for a championships always yield a winner and a loser. Corporate employees up for a promotion either get it or don’t.   I used to think…

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A Conversation with Seth Godin


I wish it were real because I really admire Seth Godin. When he speaks, I listen.   The fact is I had a conversation with Mr. Godin in a dream early this morning. In the dream I was standing in an apartment discussing daily problems and challenges people face.   I wish I could remember…

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The Power Of A Morning Routine

Morning Routine

I never considered myself a morning person, EVER. In fact, I was one of the millions of people around the world that would often say “I’m not a morning person” This all started around age 13 when I would go down the street and stay the night at my friend’s house in the summer. His…

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Why I don’t do Black Friday anymore

Black Friday

Thanksgiving 2017 has come and gone, and with it so has the madness that’s become Black Friday. Tomorrow is Cyber Monday which will likely yield the single largest shopping day in the history of the world.   A history less. I’m not quite sure how far back Black Friday goes. I first heard about it…

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Seeking distraction

Getting distracted at night

Lately I’ve been pondering focus and my ability to be focused on what’s important. More often than I’d like to admit I find myself seeking distraction. I come home from a long day at work with big plans to spend the evening working on my businesses. Around 4:00 pm while still at work I have…

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Becoming An Insurance Agent

Recently I was talking with my good friend Dennis about our careers and where life has taken us so far. He works for a large insurance company as an agency consultant. Every day he is on the road and helping his agents improve their business either through planning, sales training, or jumping in and selling…

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Wordcamp Jackson 2017

I first heard about the WordCamp Jackson event being organized a few weeks ago. I visited their site and saw that the organizers were some of the same fine people I met at WordCamp Ann Arbor last fall. I made the easy decision of purchasing a ticket and then looked the session tracks being offered. It seemed…

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