The Demise of Guys

January 30th, 2012

The TED conference is one of the most exclusive conferences in technology.  Their web site:   “TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. It started out (in 1984) as a conference bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design.

Should we Fail Fast or Methodically Plod Forward in our Organizations & Businesses?

June 30th, 2011

Did you know that Twitter was prototyped / beta for 2 weeks? Technological innovation is delivering new and different ways to accelerate your organizational results. I suggest that you open your mind to new and different ideas. Try a few out to see what works and doesn’t work. Succeed or fail fast – because three years from now – it all changes.

Technology Marches On – Accelerating Business Results

February 21st, 2011

Technology marches on creating productivity in different areas of our economy. That’s the business i3 Business Solutions is in. We help organizations do more with less. We help improve productivity within organizations. We help organizations spend less money and make more money.

Thoughts from Mike Ritsema (a man addicted to personal and professional growth.)

January 17th, 2011


I’d like to see you meet your personal, financial, physical, mental and spiritual needs.  That is, I’d like you to thrive at work and in your own lives.  Are you getting what you want from work? Are you getting what you want from your life?

I received this invitation to the TEDx Macatawa meeting this Friday:

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To find the path to long life and health, Dan Buettner and team study the world's "Blue Zones," communities whose elders live with vim and vigor to record setting age.

Lifelong Learning | Wisdom

October 18th, 2010

How does one define wisdom anyway? Is it the highest IQ in the room? Is it the most degreed individual? Isn’t the ability to learn, enjoying ever learning and choosing to learn new things of significant value?

Selflessness & Service

September 20th, 2010

August delivered a metaphorical message about transformation as it relates to movies, marketing, business and life. I found the message compelling.

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