Talking About My Generations

Talking About My Generations

People love to talk about generations. My coworkers at Willmar Electric are no exception. Baby Boomers vs. Millennials seem to be the hottest divide right now. The term Baby Boomers wasn’t developed because a certain group of people shared a certain way of life,...
Talking About My Generations

Get Out of My Way

Have you ever had somebody get in your way? Of course, you have. We all have. It is very annoying. I am an impatient person. When somebody is in my way, I tend to want to push or prod them. When I resist the urge to push or prod them out of my way, I don’t wait very...
Talking About My Generations

Red Dirt, Twang, and Genuine People

I know George Jones is dead. I realize it was reported widely on April 26, 2013, when he died. I remember because I spent the day listening to his songs on Spotify. However, when he did not show up last night, I became 100% convinced. I am now sure of it. Why? Let me...
Talking About My Generations

Watch What You Say: Your Children Are Listening

Sue and I, try hard to make sure we don’t miss chances to impart wisdom on our children. The older they get, the more those sessions involve their help in breaking down the situation to get to piercing out the lesson at the heart of the case. When my children...
Talking About My Generations

Good Customer Service Involves Results

My back has been hurting for about three years. In 2016 I was too busy as National Chair of ABC to do anything about it when the pain started. For another 18 months, I just put up with the pain because I’m not very good at stopping to go to a doctor appointment. It’s...
Talking About My Generations

Sue’s Secret Recipe is Simple: Execution.

I have a great wife. She has many wonderful qualities. People hold in her in high regard for several reasons. She is pretty, smart, organized, and a great conversationalist. She is so wonderful I could never list all the great things about her. But for the rest of...