Tales of the Nightstand

by Doug Evans on December 12, 2014

No—not those kinds of tales ! Tales that books have shared . For your pleasure, here are 5 more books that may be worthy of your consideration:

1) My Last Fight–by Darren McCarty. Darren, a former beloved player for the Detroit Red Wings had his share of off ice problems. The fans knew it , the media maybe hushed it up a little but yet he produced on the ice and was a fan favorite. “Mac” as he was known is brutally honest with what was going on in his life and the disaster it once was. [click to continue…]


The Nightstand Returns !

by Doug Evans on December 3, 2014

Reading, yup a passion of mine and the subject that folks seem to love when checking out this blog.

There are still a bunch of books I have read to report on and a HUGE stack still on the nightstand to be read. I’m currently have 5-6 books partially read with another stack calling my name. (Hey–Doug !!) [click to continue…]



November 15, 2014

Everyone I talk to is overwhelmed and darn near totally exhausted. No one has TIME. Time is so very precious. It seems we can never have enough. We are always looking for more ! My coaching clients consistently want help in this area. They really want miracles. They want to change absolutely nothing they are […]

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October 11, 2014

AND………the groom too ! Just a short announcement that last weekend on October 4th my son David and his bride Michelle were married. The wedding was well attended by family and friends and all went extremely well. We are very proud of the “newlyweds” and welcome them on their adventure of chasing many dreams together […]

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Luckiest Man Alive

October 9, 2014

Way, way back all long time ago, at Western Michigan University, I met this very special person–Mary Ann. She turned out to be so special, we fell in love and I found my soul mate. Someone, I’d be lost without. Someone who could accept this “unique” personality of mine. So, on September 27, 1974 we […]

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The Nightstand Is Back

September 29, 2014

Ok, Ok , I get it ! I haven’t written about what I have been reading and my gosh have I heard about it ! I know without a doubt what you guys want to hear ! Here we go, I’ll tackle 5 books at a time otherwise the excitement of more would just cause […]

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September 5, 2014

Are you ready to write a letter like this ? Do you wish you could ? Does this even sound just a bit like you or someone you know? Could this be in response to your business, or in response to another issue you have ? A letter like this most coaches would welcome. Take […]

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How Many People Hate Their Jobs ?

August 6, 2014

Last weekend I heard from 4-5 friends, 4-5 old clients and a couple possible new coaching clients who ALL hated their current jobs. They B*tched in anger for a very long time. They all had laundry lists a mile long about what was wrong with their jobs, how they were being disrespected and the crappy […]

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Insanity, Love, Laughter & the Missing Sandwich

July 9, 2014

I am just returning from the Evans family annual 4th of July gathering. My short vacation that causes an immediate need for another vacation. This year, we were fortunate enough that all my children and Grandchildren could make it . Uncle Roger, back home is now healthy and stayed healthy after one heck of a […]

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Are All Business Owners Terrorist ?

June 4, 2014

I’m shocked that many people and some of the most famous news anchors on television think business owners are all criminals. Business owners were once looked up to by everyone. They were role models. They were signs of success They were proof the “American” system was working. I’ll even be brave and say they were […]

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