Posts from September 2018

Posts from September 2018

You Asked For It

The story is told of a lady who had a very willful and spoiled child. One day when a wasp flew in the window, the youngster began crying for it because it looked so pretty with its brilliant colors. Finally, the mother called the one who was caring for the child from another room, asking, “What in the world is that child crying for? Will you please give it to him!” It…

Five Reasons to Give

New studies prove the benefits of giving—not just for the recipients but for the givers. Of course, you don’t donate to reap the benefits of giving. You donate because you feel love for the cause. Tennessee Children’s Home is worthy of your love. 1.    Giving makes us feel happy. A 2008 study by Harvard Business School professor Michael Norton and colleagues found that…

That Time of Year

A little over a year ago I was sitting in a room full of Northeast Elders. I remember one of them asking about football. At that time in life I liked football but it wasn’t a huge part of my life. My wife can attest that football isn’t as big in New England unless it’s the NFL and Tom Brady. Being immersed in a culture that loves some college football, I’ve watched more…