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Blog Archives - Page 6 of 7 - Penn Emblem Company


On April 17th, 2013, posted in: Blog by 1 Comment

This is not a typical blog about perspective – optimist or pessimist, Democrat or Republican, man or woman, pro-this or anti-that. The tragic event this week in Boston actually puts the normal conversation about perspective in perspective. Sadly we seem to get too many reminders about the things that truly matter in life because these..

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Tradition, Habit or Rut

On April 12th, 2013, posted in: Blog by 0 Comment

I love golf. I admit it. I practice my golf grip during the day. Maybe I shouldn’t have confessed to that last sentence. For the golf lover this is a great weekend. The Masters is being played at Augusta. There is so much tradition surrounding this particular tournament. It is played on the same course..

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My Way

On March 25th, 2013, posted in: Blog by 0 Comment

Did you ever play the game Connect the Dots when you were a kid? As a parent you may have even played the game with your own kids. While I have not played the game in years I do use the phrase “connect the dots” at work. It is still an important skill for us..

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Nothing But Pride

On March 15th, 2013, posted in: Blog by 0 Comment

You’ve got to love March. The dreariness of winter is starting to melt away. The clocks have already sprung ahead. Yesterday was National Pi Day. St. Patrick’s Day is this weekend. College basketball “madness” kicks off next week. Except for that “Beware the Ides of March” thing, it’s a pretty good month. My two sons..

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On March 1st, 2013, posted in: Blog by 0 Comment

What inspires you? While I don’t think about that the inspiration question on a daily basis it is important to give it some serious thought occasionally. It helps give meaning to what you do or why you are doing it or who you are doing it for. Being inspired motivates us to accomplish great things...

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Less is More

On February 22nd, 2013, posted in: Blog by 0 Comment

All inclusive. All you can eat. No expiration date. Unlimited. 24/7. All of these phrases make me think of quantity not quality. Is more really better? We tend to take more than we need and say more than we should. Texting and tweeting has forced us to condense our thoughts into a finite number of..

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On February 14th, 2013, posted in: Blog by 0 Comment

No doubt we have all experienced great customer service in our lifetime. The feeling that you get from it is unbelievably uplifting. You want to brag about it to your friends, neighbors, co-workers, and just about anybody who will listen to you (or read your posts and tweets). Since we know how it feels to..

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On January 30th, 2013, posted in: Blog by 0 Comment

I was listening to my iPod this morning and heard the song Imagine by John Lennon. I heard Imagine many times over the years and always appreciated it but today I heard it differently than I ever had before. I realized what a powerful word “imagine” really is. The world we live in today is the result..

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Success Is In The Details

On January 22nd, 2013, posted in: Blog by 0 Comment

It’s been three weeks since we rang in the New Year. For many of us those lofty resolutions that we made are long forgotten. Most of us had a plan but did no planning. The desire to jump right into doing something without the proper planning required is usually a recipe for disaster. Typically it..

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On January 16th, 2013, posted in: Blog by 0 Comment

I have been writing a blog for the last few weeks. Not that long by blogging standards. But the question came to me today, “Why?” as in “Why am I even writing a blog?” Well initially it was because I was asked to do so. It seemed like a simple request. I didn’t think it..

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