Lessons on Excellence from NASCAR

What did I learn from my visit to a NASCAR race? Value the people who stick with you. Invest in your passion above all else. Track the progress you make. And practice the character trait of perseverance, because the winner’s circle isn’t available to those who quit.

Doing Things the “Easy” Way

Last week Jocelyn and I did some hiking in Western New York. The trails were immaculate, the views, spectacular. At one point on our trek through the Letchworth State Park, we came to a sign that presented us with a decision. We could take the long way down to the falls, a way that included…