Energy visionary Michael Skelly knows something about pushing through massive projects. What are his 5 States of Development? Hint: They apply to nearly every big project you might lead.
Ag’s Talent Pool is Running Dry — So Fix It!
I manage our family farm in the Texas Panhandle where we grow wheat and cotton. Our father didn't think my sister and I would want to keep it after he passed, but as a business, it makes a lot of sense. Of course, his generation thought we wouldn't want to run it because, well, what... Continue Reading →
Life Lessons in Potato Salad
This week's batch of potato salad. My mom made the best potato salad. It was one of my favorite parts of long, hot summers in rural Oklahoma. In June and July, a new batch would appear every couple of weeks -- small chunks of potato, sweet pickle, egg, and raw onion all mixed in a... Continue Reading →
Bringing Your Whole Self
Recently, on my way to a lunch meeting, I caught a FarmHer minute on RFDTV. RFDTV for those not in the Ag world is the rural television news station with everything from weather reports to rodeo standings. I listen to it on Sirius/XM to keep up with the daily market reports. (Yes, I am a... Continue Reading →