As I write this, I am sitting at the funeral of the man who greatly sparked my entrepreneurial spirit and attitude. I didn’t realize quite how deep an impact he’d made on my life until I was sitting here. You see, Larry had been an entrepreneur all his life…his legacy has rubbed off on me from the time I met him 25 years ago. Strangely, I hadn’t seen him in 20 years. Like a tornado, while he impacted my life only briefly, the experience is memorable for a lifetime.
I remember listening to one of my mentors, Dr. Ike, who was speaking about living an extraordinary life, and found something that I could really sink my teeth into. His delivery wasn’t academic – you know, the typical “10 Steps to Stepping Into Your new Life” or something like that. It was, rather, along the … Read more
One of the most valuable relationships I have had is the one I share with my mentors. They’ve been able to give me insight and direction in every area of my life. The funny thing about it is that I didn’t quite realize that they were my mentors, and the degree to which they’d impacted … Read more