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For over 20 years, Larry W. Dennis, Sr. has written a weekly leadership insights post. Please enjoy and forward to others to read and enjoy.
Each Tuesday, we post a 500-word true story from leaders just like you. Benefit from what they’ve learned.

Exploring Georgia:

June 15th, 2021|

This past week, as a part of our trip to southwest Georgia, we visited Plains, GA the birthplace of the 39th President of the United States, James Earl "Jimmy" Carter. We were greeted like old friends at the visitor’s center just outside of town.

The Ripple Effect: Volume VII

June 8th, 2021|

The regimentation and senseless routine made the Army a bad fit. Most recruits seemed to think and often said, “I'm just putting in my time.”

David & The ’37 Goliath

June 1st, 2021|

Last Saturday after spending much of the day Friday cleaning up my 1937 Ford four-door street rod, I headed off for the cruise-in in Buford, GA about 30 miles away. This was the longest trip I’ve taken in the car.

The Ripple Effect: Volume VI

May 25th, 2021|

I'd been with The W. Bingham Company a little over a year, things were going well. I was amazed when our Sterling, OH salesman asked me to fill in for him so he and his family could take their two-week summer vacation.

Happy Birthday

May 18th, 2021|

This past Tuesday, as we were traveling to Americus, GA, and the wonderful Windsor Hotel, we stopped at the Whistle Stop Café in Juliette, GA.

Coast-To-Coast Adventure 2020

May 11th, 2021|

Day five of our 2020 Coast-to-Coast Adventure: We camped at Palomino RV Resort in Cullman, Georgia. We really liked the campground with its chapel, walking paths, and friendly hosts.

The Winning Secret

May 4th, 2021|

In the fall of 1975, I had the privilege of having Raymond Berry and his wife Sally in one of my Detroit, MI leadership classes.

The Winning Secret

April 27th, 2021|

Long-term goal achievement

In the fall of 1975, I had the privilege of having Raymond Berry and his wife Sally in one of my Detroit, MI leadership classes. At the […]

The Ripple Effect: Volume V

April 20th, 2021|

On June 14th, 1958, I got in my 1952 Chevy convertible with its ’55 Chevy V8 engine and headed for Cleveland, ready to go to work for The W. Bingham Company. It was a big deal moving from the little town of 30,000 I had grown up in, to a town of nearly one million.

The Ripple Effect: Volume IV

April 13th, 2021|

A couple of months before graduating, I was devastated when my uncle Jerry O'Neal, General Superintendent of a highway construction business, said he wasn't going to hire me.