Pause, reflect, and move forward intentionally

Disbelief, Shock, Anger, Confusion. The emotions are running the gamut this morning. The polls said one thing and you are experiencing the opposite. Much like the UGA football fans in the TN game your emotions are going through a whipsaw of disbelief. I am here to...

Change Log 10-25-2016: The Value of Time

The rich invest in time, the poor invest in money – Warren Buffett Part of the changes we have been implementing at the office is focusing on time. It is the most precious resource we have. You only have 24 hours in a day. Spending every one of them wisely is...
Change log 5.11.16 – Time for Change

Change log 5.11.16 – Time for Change

If your computer was displaying this message would it stress you out? What if it was still saying that after 3 hours? With the dots slowly spinning around and around and the percentage never climbing, would that stress you out? I was concerned after two hours but I...

Digital Safety Checklist

Everywhere you go they want to see your drivers license, your social security number, your date of birth, your first dog’s breed or some other random fact about you. They want to identify you, quantify you, and determine your profitability to them. The main problem...

Protect Yourself – Protect a Loved One

There is a great article in the New York Times today dealing with the diminished mental capacity that can occur with our loved ones and with our selves as we get older. This is one of the things we work on with our clients as they get older. We don’t refer to it...

Putting the Walker in the Closet

Incentives matter and in the story I link to the woman clearly had an incentive to not fall and to be able to put her walker away. At her age a fall might very well be a death sentence. That would motivate most people. Yet, I know several people who later in life just...

Redesigning the Website

We are upgrading the website and are trying out new features and formats this month. A tweak here a tweak there, some cutting, some pasting, and a whole lot of editing will be going on. The site was mobile friendly before but we are implementing a few things that...

Designing your Environment for Success

If you are new to working with an advisor you may not be familiar with the value that they can add to your life. One of the things a good advisor will do is try to identify those opportunities you are missing or identify the things that are sabotaging your success....

Learning new things

Today, I am taking the time to learn how to use a new program. If successful it should reduce some friction in my day to day activities make things go a little smoother. Taking the time to learn new things has many benefits to the brain and one’s happiness....