Inspire Leadership

What does leadership look like to you? What does it mean to inspire leadership? As I read the most recent publication of Insight magazine featuring Bellin CEO and President, Chris Woleske, I reflected on the concept of leadership. In her cover story, Chris is quoted as saying, “Over the years, we have really subscribed to a constancy of purpose.” A constancy of purpose. As the leader of a health care service that spans across northeastern Wisconsin and into upper Michigan, […]

Take The Shot

I texted a picture of the darkened dashboard clock reading 6:19am to a girlfriend of mine and wrote, “If you can’t beat em’…join them. What it takes to see and be with my daughter.” Its deer hunting season in Wisconsin and mine is a family that hunts. That means waking up before dawn, dressing in layers of warm clothing and camouflage, driving to a designated spot and waiting…sometimes for hours…for the right moment and the right white tail deer. My […]


Love is power. Our ability to love is power. In every story ever told, there is always an element of love. In every song ever written, there is an element of love. As I’m writing this, the words to a favorite Beatle’s song comes to mind… “There’s nothing you can do that can’t be done. Nothing you can sing that can’t be sung. Nothing you can say but you can learn how to play the game. It’s easy. Nothing you […]