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Abraham Lincoln

Why You Must Stand Out From the Pack

May 4, 2015 3 Comments
Why You Must Stand Out From the Pack

“Unless you are willing to invest personal effort to change, grow, and separate yourself from the pack – why should any company that desires to create distinction allow you to survive as their employee?”  – Scott McKain  As the industrial revolution began to take hold, schools and universities began to raise up students to be […]

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Team of Rivals a Book Review

July 12, 2011 1 Comment
Team of Rivals a Book Review

For many years I have enjoyed history, politics and studying leadership. “Team of Rivals The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln,” by Doris Kearns Goodwin allowed me to enjoy all of these in one book. Team of Rivals goes far beyond just a biography of events, but delves deep into the character of Lincoln. When Lincoln […]

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A book reivew “Lincoln” by David Herbert Donald

October 21, 2010 0 Comments
A book reivew “Lincoln” by David Herbert Donald

Over the past several years I have found myself growing more and more into a history buff. I have always been drawn to Abraham Lincoln, but I found that I really did not know much about his life. For anyone wishing to gain a great knowledge of Abraham Lincoln, “Lincoln” by David Herbert Donald is […]

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The Gettysburg Address: The Inspiration for Inspiration

October 13, 2010 0 Comments
The Gettysburg Address: The Inspiration for Inspiration

There are few things that are as moving as a great speech. However, creating a great inspirational speech can at times be an impossible task. To improve my public speaking skills, not only do I participate in Toastmasters, I also enjoy studying other speeches.  One of the great inspirational speeches of all time is the […]

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