Happiness

A Go-Givers Lunch

A Go-Givers Lunch

Recently I met with a family that instituted a family philanthropy practice based on the business book, The Go-Giver.  If you haven’t read The Go-Giver, it is based on the “trade secret” of  ”The Law of Value – your true worth is determined by how much more you give in value than you take in payment.”

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How Big Are God’s Hands?

I was driving with my son to go see a local NBA team play the Cleveland Cavaliers, as part of his birthday celebration. As we were approaching the city (of the NBA stadium) my son, who was sitting in the back seat, began to spontaneously call out the following: “Dad, look how big those buildings

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Letter to my Grandchildren

Letter to my Grandchildren

As I have served families over the years, I have been fortunate to work with people with inspirational life stories. For example, individuals who have overcome great odds, built very successful companies, and/or generously share their time, talent, and treasure to bless others.  Many, if not all, of these individuals say to me that they want

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Love, Happiness and Money

Love, Happiness and Money

We’ve just come out of the season when millions of people buy roses, chocolates and romantic cards; make reservations at crowded restaurants with enhanced pricing; and see pictures of Cupid everywhere. Have you ever asked yourself, “Why Cupid?” or “What is the origin of Cupid?” In ancient Greece, Cupid was known as Eros, the young

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