Editor's Note

Editor’s Note: The Time is Now

No question about it: change is scary. It’s also a primary element of reality, so we’d better get used to it. Beyond merely accepting...

Editor’s Note: Lessons Learned

Our third-grade son begins each month with an ever-larger reading assignment. This month, the goal was 222 pages. For a sports-and-Nerfgun obsessed kid, let’s...

Editor’s Note: True Stories

Yesterday, I stopped by the local trophy shop to see about getting a part for my son’s soccer trophy. The tiny “showroom,” if you...

Editor’s Note: Making Hay

Having grown up in South Dakota, and spent most of my adult life in Minnesota, I have no illusions about Midwestern winters. They can...

EDITOR’S NOTE: Optimizing the Journey

There are moments that define our times. A peak of my existence (so far), happened at my son’s kindergarten graduation. The kids were asked...

EDITOR’S NOTE: What I Know

EDITOR'S NOTEShortly after Donald Trump declared his candidacy, I referred to him as “possible future president” in my September 2015 Editor’s Note. While I could...

EDITOR’S NOTE: Looking Forward, Together

EDITOR'S NOTEAs I write this on November 4, Minnesota is one day away from setting a new record for the longest growing season in...

EDITORS NOTE: Lessons In Growth

Our job, as parents and/or business-people, is to do our best to navigate the road ahead—and to somehow know when to say no, when...

EDITORS NOTE: Strength by Association

A lot of things have changed in the past quarter century, but I remain a firm believer in the unique role that our associations...

EDITORS NOTE: The Waiting is Over

The Waiting is Over One week ago today, my town was hammered with 10 inches of snow. Today, the temperatures are forecast to enter the...

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