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Wealth Notes: Inspire

Wealth Notes is a regular digest provided to you: our valued clients and friends. Our goal with each issue of WealthNotes is to provide you with two perspectives on wealth: one that aims to inspire and the other that aims to inform.

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  • Younger Next Year

    December 11, 2018

    To Inspire:  Guest Speaker Chris Crowley addressing guests at the 2018 Winter Wealth Summit   We were delighted to host New York Times bestselling co-author Chris Crowley (Younger Next Year) for our Winter Wealth Summit last Wednesday night on the campus of the Franklin Park Conservatory.  Joining us as hosts were Wesley Communities; the OSU […]

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  • With Gratitude

    November 27, 2018

    To Inspire:  You may have seen the recent spot on CBS Sunday Morning featuring columnist and commentator AJ Jacobs, author of “Thanks a Thousand: A Gratitude Journey.”  In it, he shared with viewers his decision to demonstrate to his children the importance of giving thanks by personally thanking the many people that make his morning […]

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  • Celebrating Service

    November 14, 2018

    To Inspire:  We remember with gratitude the many veterans who have served our nation.  One such veteran, 93-year-old Dick Wood, was featured in The Columbus Dispatch over the weekend and we thought his story was worth sharing. 93-year-old WW II veteran, Dick Wood Source: The Columbus Dispatch – link   As a staff sergeant and […]

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  • Everyday Greatness

    November 7, 2018

    To Inspire:  Living a great life need not be glamorous or complicated.  Everyday greatness is lived by countless thousands all over this country.  Consider Sather Gowdy, a law student at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington and the man behind Heal Spokane, a movement and nonprofit focused on improving his community through grassroots acts of service […]

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  • Todd Bol’s Library Legacy

    October 30, 2018

    To Inspire:  Todd Bol, the founder of the Little Free Library Box movement died last week at the age of 62, after a battle with pancreatic cancer. It was in 2009 that Todd was renovating his garage and had some spare wood left.  He decided to honor the memory of his schoolteacher mother by building […]

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  • It’s Up to You

    October 23, 2018

    To Inspire:  We recently shared the story of the young man that The Joseph Group’s CEO, Matt Palmer, met while doing a climb in Colorado’s Pike National Forest.  Josh changed his thoughts to change his behavior which changed his life. Check out this YouTube video by Absolute Motivation entitled “It’s Up To You.”  You’ll hear […]

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  • Move Forward By Forgiving Yourself

    October 18, 2018

    To Inspire:  Our company was privileged to take 30 local business leaders up to Marion Correctional Institution on Tuesday, October 16 for a day-long retreat with 30 inmates – all of whom are participants in a program called Embark, which helps incarcerated men and women prepare for their release and accompanies them for at least […]

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  • Change Your Thoughts to Change Your Life

    October 11, 2018

    To Inspire:  I (Matt) met Josh last Saturday, at the Devil’s Head Summit in Pike National Forest, just south of Denver.  I was in Denver visiting my daughter, son-in-law, and their four-month-old daughter, Madeline and I decided to do a climb early that morning.  Nearly 10,000 feet in elevation, Devil’s Head Summit is known as […]

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  • Becoming a Virtuous Leader

    October 1, 2018

    To Inspire: Virtuous leadership is sorely lacking in the world today – in government, in business, within religious traditions, even within our own families.  Many people sit in positions of leadership but don’t lead.  Others lead but with a focus on self rather than service to others. In last Sunday’s gospel lesson at my (Matt) […]

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  • Become a Heart-Led Leader

    September 25, 2018

    To Inspire: We were privileged to co-host New York Times best-selling author Tommy Spaulding a little over a week ago at a business leadership breakfast.   Tommy’s talk was based on his most recent book, The Heart Led Leader: How Living and Leading from the Heart Will Change Your Organization and Your Life. The last chapter […]

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