It’s the Simple things that are really effective. Try to remember that. -Theodore Sturgeon I’ve never enjoyed the business side of business. Still don’t. The idea of putting down a case I am working on and picking up a bank statement to reconcile makes my butt itch.1 That is why I hired an office […]
As I have been preparing to present Enemy in The Camp, a continuing legal education course, I have had an opportunity to talk with attorneys across the United States. Many of them have a concern that the legal market itself is shrinking. The feeling may be right. A recent study of the legal market found that […]
Chip Langford is in federal prison. Not the cushy golf course kind of place, but prison. By the time he gets out, he will have missed his children growing up. Chip was a normal, good boy that grew on a farm in lower Alabama. He was on track to be the next boy wonder: farm […]
Where Enemy in the Camp is a cautionary tale, Nobility Academy identifies ordinary people doing extraordinary things and then fleshes out noble characteristics through the power of story. The focus of the Academy is both personal and professional. Personally, it is a path to identify with the noble characteristics that others have fleshed out. Professionally, […]
This Continuing Legal Education Course follows the fictionalized story of Chip Langford as he leaves his small farm town and moves to Birmingham to become a lawyer and owner of a small finance company. You can’t help but route for Chip as he struggles to fill the role of husband, father, church leader, public servant, […]
Resolving to be more productive, be a better provider, save more or give more – those are all great resolutions. But what if everything good you do this year is at risk because of an enemy, a hidden enemy? And what if that hidden enemy is in your camp – your office or even your […]
You are not being honest if you burn your tongue and don’t tell everyone else that the soup is hot. – Serbian Proverb So a common question people ask me is, “why do you want to keep talking about this?” And there are many answers. After all, it isn’t pleasant to talk about getting sued […]
This week before the 2016 new year, I am pulling back the slingshot to see how far the ripples might go.