I’ve been at the same weight and fitness level for the past few years. I had definitely hit a plateau and needed a new challenge in order to lose weight and up my fitness game. Enter – the Ironman (I mean, you didn’t think I would just run a 10k did you?). So, I signed … More How to Lose 19 Pounds in 2 Months
Only four days until Christmas and I’m just finishing up my shopping. I like to buy experiences, rather than material items, for people so negotiation is always part of my Christmas shopping strategy. Smart people, not Scrooges, negotiate at Christmas and every other time of the year. Everything is negotiable. Booking a vacation to the … More Everything is Negotiable and One Thing That’s Not
Over the past year, one of my companies, BlackRock Construction, has been building a new Hergenrother Enterprises headquarters. We are in the home stretch and last week I gave a tour of our new office building to my team. Dry wall is up. Windows are going in. And painting starts in just a couple of … More Are Private Offices and Closed Door Policies Making a Comeback?
Last week I spent five days in the woods, hunting in Kansas with my Dad. What an amazing time to reflect. Regardless of how you feel about hunting, there is nothing like being in nature for days at a time without any distractions and limited cell phone service. Yeah, sure, sometimes it can get a little … More Simple, Singular Focus for Exponential Growth
For those that have read and buy into Tim Ferriss’ book The 4 Hour Work Week, that may mean literally working 4 hours or less per week, traveling the world, sitting on a beach, and checking items off your bucket list. For others, maybe it means that they still work 40+ hours per week, but … More Guest Blogger Jay Mitiguy: What Does Lifestyle Design Mean to You?