Life is short. Make use of it wisely!

As we get older, death seems to be more present in our lives. Maybe it is because we have more relationships with more people. Maybe it is just because we become more observant as we realize that our lives have a finite number attached to them. There are millions of deaths and births every day....
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Growing Up – As a Parent.

As a Parent, I have always been confident. Xandru was only a few days old, and I would hold him in one arm. Not for any reason other than feeling comfortable. That feeling has continued through all the struggles and joys of raising two boys. Being 15 and 11, I understand we have a long...
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Work – Life

Being an Entrepreneur is the American Dream, working 80-hour weeks for yourself so you can avoid working 40-hour weeks for someone else. That might sound crazy to some, but this has been part of my life since my college days. For me thinking about different ways to create something, or a way to deliver a...
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Vantage Point

Raised in the Catholic Church and attending Catholic School 1st – 12th Grade I used to be able to recite every part of a mass other than the Homily. You know, the Part where the Priest (or Deacon) uses the scripture we had just heard and tie it back with a modern-day example. The rest,...
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Champions are Developed NOT Born

Yesterday was the culmination of a successful Hockey season for Brogan’s Squirt Team. It was the end of the season banquet. The Hockey Program that Brogan plays for is about 12 teams spanning ages 6-14 averaging 15 kids per team. So just shy of 200 kids honored for their hard work and dedication to a...
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A Horizon Within Reach

This past Weekend, Lisa and I flew out to AZ to spend a couple days with her brother and his family. We were only on the ground for about 48 hours. It was a trip to hang out with family, tell stories and reminisce about both the good and bad times. It was 1 year...
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100 Leaders. 1 Hour. 10k Donated

Save the date Impact Club Venture Capitalists! March 5th, 6:30-7:30 at 95ate5 Brew Pub Together, Impact Club™ Members, we’re changing the way Impact is made in Northwest Indiana. We stopped talking about it. And together we are doing something about it… Watch the Back Story here https://www.facebook.com/markborst1/videos/10212907894746648 Our 2nd Impact Club® event takes place Monday, March 5th...
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