Archive for March, 2016


3 Ways to Stay Focused With Distractions

You’ve heard the saying, “You have the attention span of a goldfish!” Well it’s not far off from the truth.  In fact, findings show that humans have an attention span of 8 seconds and goldfish have 9 seconds on average. 

How to Start a Movement

There’s a lot of talk about how to be a great leader and inspire a movement for others to follow.  But sometimes it’s not always the leader that needs to do all the heavy lifting but another surprising factor to make things happen. 

Generation Gap

In a recent meeting, a wealthy client told me a story about his daughter, who will be off to university in a few years.  Our client said that he and his daughter were having a very nice discussion about where she plans to attend.  She became very passionate about a small arts and sciences university here on the west coast. 

10 Ideas to be a Better All-Around Investor

Here are 10 ideas that will make you a better all-around investor, and none will tell you to “Buy this, sell that”; because anyone who can tell you what is right for you without knowing who you are, what your financial goals are, what taxes you owe, what you earn, how much you have saved and how old you are doesn’t know what he or she is talking about.