Be the Quarterback of your Legacy

Be the Quarterback of your Legacy

With football season underway, I’ve been thinking a lot about the parallels between the sport and retirement, specifically legacy building. In today’s game, there’s no quarterback with a greater legacy than Tom Brady. Forgive me, Falcons fans, but it’s true, and we...
Becoming a Voluntary Philanthropist

Becoming a Voluntary Philanthropist

C.S. Lewis said, “For many of us, the great obstacle to charity lies not in our luxurious living or desire for more money, but in our fear—fear of insecurity.” With that sentiment, Lewis tapped into an instinct that makes us all Involuntary Philanthropists. For better...
Your Legacy and Alfred Nobel

Your Legacy and Alfred Nobel

Beloved cinematic truant Ferris Bueller said, “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” As our careers start to wind down, our retirement comes into focus, and we begin to think more lucidly about the time we’ve...
Cramming for Life’s Finals

Cramming for Life’s Finals

We move quickly through our lives. In our earliest days, we’re just figuring out how to socialize and move through the world, exploring our interests and talents. Then comes college and careers and falling in love and kids and families. In our youth, we’re building up...