Category Archives: Life’s Lessons

The 80/20 rule

A good portion of our everyday life is based on the 80/20 principle (or 80/20 rule) which is also known as the Pareto Principle. Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto first formulated this theory in 1897. Pareto was studying incomes and money … Continue reading

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Getting a message to Garcia

A Message to GarciaElbert Hubbard IN ALL THIS CUBAN BUSINESS there is one man stands out on the horizon of mymemory like Mars at perihelion. When war broke out between Spain and the UnitedStates, it was very necessary to communicate … Continue reading

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The lawn mower business plan

Recently we purchased a new home with a nice big yard for us to enjoy. As we have been spending our free time building things like gardens and landscaping it to fit within the picture in our minds the grass … Continue reading

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Solutions- Henry Ford

Don’t find fault, find a remedy. –Henry Ford

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Personal Reflection

A number of weeks ago I wrote about solitude and the power it can have on our thoughts and our mind. I was very amazed at the response it generated and the stories people have told me about their experiences … Continue reading

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Giving back

I find that sometimes we get so wrapped up in our own lives we sometimes forget how lucky and blessed we really are. I sometimes find myself in awe of this wonderful city and country I live in. I know … Continue reading

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