Month: October 2013

Coming Through in the Clutch

As I write this article, the 2013 World Series is underway.  Boston and St. Louis, the two teams left standing and battling for the title, truly deserve to be there.  They have just gone through a grueling 162 game regular schedule, and a tough playoff series.  Now they are in a best of seven fight… Read more »


Merriam-Webster’s on-line dictionary defines encouragement as “something that makes someone more determined, hopeful, or confident.”  If your life has been like mine, there have been numerous times when a word of encouragement has made all the difference to you and enabled you to continue to pursue or achieve a difficult goal.  Many of those words… Read more »

2013 Memphis Business Journal CFO of the Year Awards

Once again this year, I had the honor of serving on the judges panel for the Memphis Business Journal CFO of the Year Awards with the winners being announced yesterday at the awards breakfast on the campus of The University of Memphis. This year’s finalists included 14 outstanding CFOs in 4 different categories (Private companies with less than… Read more »