Monthly Archives: January 2014

Learning From My Daughter

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning. Today is my daughter’s birthday. Riley Grace is 15 years old. (Go ahead and tweet her a birthday message…

4 Things to Do with Relationships

How Strong Are Your Connections? One of my favorite weeks in the semi-annual Inman Connect event that takes place in New York City every January. I’ve had the opportunity to attend the last three years in NYC and also got to enjoy last year’s Inman Connect in San Francisco, which takes place in July every…

Which One of These Three Are You?

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning. Which one of these three are you? “All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, those…

The Etch-a-Sketch Principle

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning. Left for Horizontal, Right for Vertical Remember when you were a kid and trying to create a masterpiece on…

It Even Rains in Hawaii Sometimes

Most people are “glass half full” types. They look for the positives in everything they do. Family, work, health and finances are always approached with a “we can make it work” attitude. I have the pleasure of getting to interact with a lot of people in my personal life, my business life and in the digital…

1st and 10 with Coach Lou

Monday Morning Match is a quick post – maybe a quote, inspirational story or idea – intended to spark some motivation inside each of you so your week gets off to a fantastic start on Monday morning. I’m a big fan of Lou Holtz. Probably best known as the former coach of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish,…

Companies Do Listen…At Least They Should

I love when I get great service. I love it even more when it is part of a bigger, memorable experience. Many of you reading Carp’s Corner know that I occasionally spotlight places that “wow” me with their service or companies that go out of their way to make a great impression on the customer. I’ve…