Although the Christmas holiday season has come and gone, I’ve been thinking about a scene from one of my favorite holiday movies, Planes, Trains and Automobiles. The film was released in 1987. Steve Martin plays the role of Neal Page, a successful but buttoned-up marketing executive struggling to make it home for the holidays. In … Continued

  Those who build things learn to live by the phrase, “Measure twice, cut once.” If one mismeasures and the piece is too short, then another piece has to be cut at the cost of time and materials.  If one mismeasures and the piece is too long, then time is wasted making another cut. To … Continued

For most of my life I have struggled to live with integrity.  If living in integrity means living a virtuous and moral life, I believe I do fairly well at it.  If it means living a sinless life, I am a failure. Growing up in West Texas, I often heard the definition of integrity as, … Continued