Why networking matters During our recent Seminar in Richmond, I was struck by the power of relationships. Our first meeting of the trip was in the Governor's Cabinet Room with key members of the Cabinet. We discussed several issues affecting Virginia Agriculture, including the Chesapeake Bay Watershed, H2A regulations, and workforce development. These leaders made… Continue reading Completing circuits
“I could never do what you do.”
During Seminar II in the Tidewater area and the Eastern Shore, I was reminded of how each of us brings value to situations. One of my first bookkeeping clients told me that as an ER Nurse for over 30 years - she could take a body apart and put it back together but couldn't balance… Continue reading “I could never do what you do.”
Batman and Robin – My late arrival to Agriculture.
I grew up surrounded by agriculture. Our house in Port Republic had farms on all four sides. While my first career choice in the first grade was stand-up comedian, I also grew up to be far too practical for that. I chose to be a mediocre hair stylist instead. I had next to zero desire… Continue reading Batman and Robin – My late arrival to Agriculture.