Personality Test: Step 2

It has been a few weeks since I posted step one of my Personality Test process and I have made some ground. After some discussion and research, we decided on the DISC test, I also found a great book on using paperclips to figure out personality traits, but I will save that for another post. … Continue reading Personality Test: Step 2

Character: Super Bowl Edition

With the Super Bowl tomorrow there is a lot of talk about this dynasty that the Patriots have built and been able to sustain for over a decade. Their success can really only be compared to likes of John Wooden’s UCLA teams and Bill Russell’s NBA career. To a lesser degree Michael Jordan’s Bulls and … Continue reading Character: Super Bowl Edition

Personality Test: Step 1

At Moceri Construction, http://www.mocericonstruction.com, we are currently going through the process of going from a single owner to a six-headed monster where there are multiple owners. More on that in future blogs but in this process, we have decided to bring in some outside consultation for planning. They have recommended we all take personality tests … Continue reading Personality Test: Step 1

Patience: My Word for 2018

I was pestering Lindsey, my wife, for a hair cut tonight, she is a hair stylist by training hence the salons we used to own, and she told me my word for 2018 should be patience. I didn’t know I needed a word for the year but then I got to thinking and she is … Continue reading Patience: My Word for 2018

The Walking Meeting

Most of us seem to spend a lot of time in meetings, it is a big part of the way business gets done and decisions get made. It is inevitable that we will spend a fair amount of time in conference rooms and coffee shops working to solve a problem, make a decision, or simply … Continue reading The Walking Meeting

1% Infinity

One percent infinity is the idea that if you focus on improving just one percent at a time you will incrementally get a little better and over the long term see great improvements. This isn’t a new idea and I’m not sure who first came up with it, but it is something that can be … Continue reading 1% Infinity

Lessons Learned: Pickleball

Lessons Learned: Pickleball I just returned from a trip to Palm Springs and boy is pickleball on the rise. If you are from the Pacific Northwest, there is a good chance you know what it is because it was created on Bainbridge Island in 1965. It has been around the region and I even remember … Continue reading Lessons Learned: Pickleball