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March Madness: Choices & Decisions

By Tru Pettigrew
Mar. 22, 2013 | Comments

Your brackets are in. Your choices have been made. The first round of March Madness is complete. I hope you’re happy with your decisions. That’s where it all starts; with a decision. Whether you win your office tournament or not will be based on the decisions that you made for each game of each round. It’s that simple. How decisions are made when filling out brackets is the part that I find interesting, and sometimes just plain funny. Some decisions are made with absolutely no rationale at all. No analytics whatsoever. It’s like this ESPN Tournament Challenge commercial that showcases the various ways that people choose winners. ..

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The Black Eyed Peas Were Ruthless

By Tru Pettigrew
Mar. 12, 2013 | Comments

Many of us know the Black Eyed Peas for their multi-platinum hits like "Where is The Love" and "Boom Boom Pow". B.E.P. is one of the worlds best selling pop groups and lead man Will.I.Am is among one of those beloved artists who gets tons of sponsorship and adverting opportunities. I think it’s safe to say that The Black Eyed Peas are one of today’s most successful music groups worldwide. ..

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Life or Death

By Winslow Thornton
Feb. 25, 2013 | Comments

Tru Access Blog - Life or Death
Recently a very good friend contacted me while in a calm yet emotional state of mind. We go back about 5 yrs and entered into the relationship as coaches for our sons football team. In this relationship I have grown very close to both his sons and the eldest son once chided " Coach Slo if you gave the word I would run through a brick wall for you". That kind of sentiment lends to a players trust of the coach and is the kind of alliance every coach desires to have with all his players. Those kinds of relationships are forged through time, energy and assurances that a coach has the team and the players best interest at heart. ..

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