Money well spent

I was driving with my teenage son the other day, in very well used old car, and we saw this car parked in a neighbour’s driveway and he said, “Wow that guy must be doing well to have a cool car like that.” I responded, “Yaa….. I could have had a car like that…. but then I wouldn’t beContinue reading “Money well spent”

Motivational Quote: Trust-Respect-Security

“Where there is no trust, there is no respect. And where there is no respect, there is no security in the relationship.” – Dr. Laura Schlessinger, Popular Radio Show Host and Relationship Expert.

Dating and Sales – It’s not that different

I think we have another convert to the Sales Dating philosophy. Here is an article by Greta Schulz.    http://www.b2bsalesplaybook.com/clubportal/ClubStatic.cfm?clubID=2173&pubmenuoptID=24674  Greta Schulz is the President of Proactive Training. Dating and Sales – It’s Not That Different Remember when you were dating, and you went out with someone for the first time? For example, let’s say you’re femaleContinue reading “Dating and Sales – It’s not that different”

Motivational Quote: Challenging Times

This quote is dedicated to Ben Fanelli, a 16 year old Kitchener Rangers hockey player who was injured last night. Here is the video of the brutal hit that put him in the hospital in critical condition, fighting for his life: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vSYQzQPIAjc “I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength toContinue reading “Motivational Quote: Challenging Times”

The Upside to Dating a Salesman

The following blog post written by Dating Goddess http://www.datinggoddess.com/ on June 24, 2009  talks about why she loves dating men with a sales background. Does he know how to close? by Dating Goddess  June 24, 2009 I love dating men with a sales background. Why? Because they know how to close. How to ask for the order.Continue reading “The Upside to Dating a Salesman”

The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands – Habit #12: Cherish Every Moment

Effective husbands cherish every moment of their marriage. Not just the good times (that’s the easy part), but the challenging times as well. And I know that it won’t seem like it at the time, but those challenging times are really a gift. They’re a gift because those times are what will mold you intoContinue reading “The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands – Habit #12: Cherish Every Moment”

Motivational Quote: Unexpected Opportunities

“It’s in our brokenness that our greatest opportunities are reveiled.” – Dan Allender, Author – Bold Love http://thepathlesschosen.com/

The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands – Habit #10: Think T.I.M.S. before buying her a gift

Although giving your wife a gift is a great way to show your love, especially if it’s in her favourite currency, if you’re not careful it can still blow up in your face. Like the time when we were dating I gave my wife April a beautiful red lace rose, not knowing that when youContinue reading “The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands – Habit #10: Think T.I.M.S. before buying her a gift”

The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands- Habit #9: Apologize

Yes, you read the title right, Apologize. Though at first I didn’t believe it myself, I quickly realized that in an effective marriage, it’s the husband who apologizes. Why? First off, if you do something wrong, you need to own up to it and apologize. Second, I learned that a wife is never wrong.  AndContinue reading “The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands- Habit #9: Apologize”

The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands – Habit #7: Manage Her Expectations… Daily

One of the things you need to know about your wife is that she is going to worry. How do I know? All wives worry! They worry about many different things… work, finances, and especially their families. One of the ways an effective husband can relieve some of this stress is by managing his wife’sContinue reading “The 7+ Habits of Highly Effective Husbands – Habit #7: Manage Her Expectations… Daily”