F3nation-wide posts. Formerly Butcher’s Word.
A friend and client of mine invited me to an internal business conference that he entitled “Relentless.” In the opening session, he acknowledged the many challenges faced by his company in the coming year, but exhorted his associates to drive … Continue reading
In addition to grading kids on their actual knowledge, some elementary schools are also grading them on how cocky they are about it by assessing whether the kid shows academic humility; understands that no matter how much we know, … Continue reading
This makes me 100% apostate based on its public reception, but In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler’s Berlin was a tough book for me to finish. Written by the acclaimed WSJ investigatory journalist … Continue reading
Antonio Table (leader of F3/Latta) found this article by Bill Bennett (Reagan’s Secretary of Education), that decries the decline of American men as manifested in guys now in the Second Quarter (20 to 35). He cites three troublesome … Continue reading
There have been many times (too many) when I have been so grossly out of shape that my self-disgust has motivated a Hard-Commit to get back into shape. It hasn’t always worked–sometimes I UA on myself–but it worked … Continue reading
Outside of sporting events and political news shows, I just don’t find the time or interest in television. However, I must admit that I find myself drawn to the primetime show, “The Biggest Loser”. I couldn’t put my finger on … Continue reading
Thanks to Dredd and Pinch for their permission to post these emails and kick-start this initial Conversation, which manages to draw together books, diet, gear and the need to live a life of adventure — pretty much every one of … Continue reading