Category Archives: Leadership

Legendary Notre Dame Football Coach Lou Holtz was “Spot On”

Coach Holtz taught me this... Years ago the words of legendary Notre Dame Football Coach Lou Holtz impacted my life.  Coach Holtz shared that he could get by in life by understanding three fundamental rules in dealing with people. Can I trust you? Will you care about me? Will you strive for excellence? These three,…
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Anyone Can Steer A Ship When Seas Are Calm….

Anyone Can Steer A Ship When Seas Are Calm…. It was the fall of 1980. I was a deck hand aboard the 134 foot landing craft, Krystal Sea (now the Arctic Seal). The midnight to 6AM shift was the most difficult. My job was to check engine gauges once an hour as well as tighten…
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