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How Do You Find Your Entrepreneurial Spirit?

My father is and always will be an entrepreneur at heart. He obtained this entrepreneurial spirit from growing up on military bases all over the world. The challenges of that upbringing, particularly the financial hardships that his family endured, gave him skills that fostered his entrepreneurial spirit. Lucky for me, he taught me how to […]

Opportunities Knock More Than Once

I have always been comfortable with—maybe even sought out—situations rife with risk, because I know that they alone offer incredible moments of advancement, the opportunity to take significant steps toward the future, and to reap rewards that make the struggle involved in your endeavors all worthwhile. I cringe every time I hear someone describe a […]

My Motivation for No Off Season

People write books for many reasons which range from vanity to commerce to securing academic credentials. Why did I write No Off Season, which shares my life story with all its successes and failures? This is not a vanity project. I have zero problems with those whose interests lead them in that direction, but I’ve never […]