Category : Editors Note

Editor’s Note: Making Hay

2 weeks ago

Having grown up in South Dakota, and spent most of my adult life in Minnesota, I have no illusions about Midwestern winters. They can be brutal…and usually are. There’s no … Read More

EDITOR’S NOTE: Optimizing the Journey

1 month ago

There are moments that define our times. A peak of my existence (so far), happened at my son’s kindergarten graduation. The kids were asked what they wanted to be when … Read More

EDITOR’S NOTE: What I Know

3 months ago

EDITOR’S NOTE Shortly after Donald Trump declared his candidacy, I referred to him as “possible future president” in my September 2015 Editor’s Note. While I could point to that comment as … Read More

EDITOR’S NOTE: Looking Forward, Together

4 months ago

EDITOR’S NOTE As I write this on November 4, Minnesota is one day away from setting a new record for the longest growing season in history. Also known as the … Read More

EDITORS NOTE: Lessons In Growth

2 years ago

Our job, as parents and/or business-people, is to do our best to navigate the road ahead—and to somehow know when to say no, when to let go, and when to … Read More

EDITORS NOTE: Strength by Association

2 years ago

A lot of things have changed in the past quarter century, but I remain a firm believer in the unique role that our associations play.

EDITORS NOTE: The Waiting is Over

2 years ago

The Waiting is Over One week ago today, my town was hammered with 10 inches of snow. Today, the temperatures are forecast to enter the 60s, which will all but … Read More

EDITORS NOTE: Reframing Reality

2 years ago

It’s time to challenge the conventional wisdom about our ‘faltering’ housing market.