Pulling Back the Curtain

August 23, 2019
“Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain!” - The Wizard of Oz (1939) For much of my career I have favored work where I am the quintessential “Man behind the curtain” - the person who makes all of the magic... Read More

The Dreaded F Word

August 15, 2019
I have participated in countless fraud discussions with financial executives during my time in public accounting. It was surprising and somewhat alarming to learn, when asked about the potential for fraud occurring within their business,... Read More

Who’s Your Buddy?

August 08, 2019
This summer I celebrated three years as a Consultant at Morrison – time sure does fly! I still remember those first day, week, month(s) jitters. Morrison, then operating as Morrison and Company (Hey! Did you know we’ve... Read More

Redefine Success

August 01, 2019
suc·cess /səkˈses/ noun The accomplishment of an aim or purpose.   One of my favorite TED talks is by Shawn Achor, author of The Happiness Advantage. In his talk, Achor talks about how the average person... Read More

Learning, Humility, and Confidence

July 25, 2019
When starting a new job we are tasked with spending a lot of time with Learning. We learn new people, new routines, new procedures, new policies, and new skills. On the one hand, Learning beckons enticingly, welcoming adventure and... Read More

What’s the Plan

June 20, 2019
“For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11 I am a planner. I want to have a plan, know the plan, and follow the plan.... Read More

Developing Future Leaders

May 20, 2019
As an avid Green Bay Packer’s fan and proud owner, I cannot resist but to take a quote from one of the greatest coaches and leaders in the history of football, Vince Lombardi: "Leaders are made, they are not born. They are made by... Read More

Gone Phishing

May 02, 2019
 “The boss needs gift cards… but keep it a secret!” “Accounts Payable, send a wire to XYZ international company, ASAP!” Do these lines sound familiar? If so, you or your company may have been one of... Read More

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