With Father's Day just past I was reflecting on what I learned from my own father. Actually, I learned it from observation because I am pretty sure he was not intentionally passing on his wisdom.
If fact, like most entrepreneurs of the visionary bent, he was extremely optimistic in estimating effort for new ventures.
It usually went something like this.
"Doug, I am replacing the stairs on the deck and could use some help for an hour or so."
Now if he said […]