Tag Archives: golf

Work-Life Unbalanced? Try Work-Life Harmony

I was on the driving range, really struggling with my golf swing. Usually when that happens, it’s because I’m not balanced at the finish. I’ve come to know that about myself. But then, when I really started to think about … READ MORE

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Leadership Lessons from the Putting Green

The driving range had just closed when I got there. So, I had two choices: practice chipping or practice putting. Chipping is the strongest part of my golf game and putting my absolute weakest. I chose putting. After I putted … READ MORE

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Gentle Ben: Captain Crenshaw and the 1999 Ryder Cup

Have you ever had a good feeling about something? Like many people this past weekend, I sat and watched the Ryder Cup. I’ve played golf since I was 12, so golf is a big part of my life. Watching the … READ MORE

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Rock Stars and Ryder Cups

At the 1989 Greater Greensboro Open, I was a college senior and volunteered to chauffeur golfers not high enough on the money list to merit their own car for the week.  I drove several up-and-coming golfers to and from the … READ MORE

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