From day-one on the job, he was engaged in the company’s “Field Engineer to Executive Development Program”. It was a five-year process that included specific training for the job at hand and development for two or three jobs down the road. There were technical, sales and management dimensions of the program that helped prepare a university educated young man for the reality of the business world.
When the doctor said, “You are a daddy to a little girl,” the reality of ...read on
You have heard me say that I have lost my marbles. There were 936 marbles in the jars representing the number of weekends I had from birth to age 18 with each child. Taking a marble out each week provided a visual reminder of how quickly the time gets by.
Resolve this year to stay connected, to invest ...read on
When Faithful Fathering charges dads to PASS the BATON of faith well to the next generation, the ‘A’ in PASS is for Action. Men tend to be passive and passivity is the devil’s playground where marriages fail nearly half the time and kids look to the internet and peers for answers to life’s questions.
Resolve this New Year to Pass the Baton well to the next generation. PASS and BATON are acronyms Faithful Fathering uses to encourage dads on the journey - The ‘P’ is for being Purpose-filled. The question becomes one of whose purpose a dad identifies with. Typically, all fall under one or more of three primary identities - Identity in the world, in self or in the Trinity.