A few business lessons I’ve learned from Dad

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With Father’s Day coming up this weekend, I thought this was a timely opportunity to share just a few of the MANY things I’ve learned from my Dad over the years.

1) Always look your best. Be the best dressed person in the room. I remember entering contests and performing in musicals or community events as a child and he would always say, “You need to look sharp.Click to read the rest.

Work/life balance: Enjoying time with family

I’ve spent the last few days road-tripping with my mom. Monday was my grandmother’s 84th birthday, so Mom and I made a quick trip to IL to spend time with her and celebrate. Here she is with her cake!

Prior to enjoying dinner and cake at the Bar-B-Q Barn (the BEST place for barbecue in Southern IL), we spent time reconnecting with a few dear friends and family.… Click to read the rest.