The Secret Sauce of Goal Achievement

Have you ever set a goal and not achieved it? I have. Many times. Often due to setting the goal in an ineffective manner. In order to set goals with the highest chance of success, we need to set S.M.A.R.T.E.R goals. Using this acronym to set goals will improve the odds of success. If the … Read more

Calculating The New Tax Plan Results

As the year comes to an end, congress has passed the new tax bill. This was certainly not tax reform as has been discussed, but simply a rearrangement of how they calculate our taxes. This new plan lowers tax rates but eliminates many of the items that were previously deductible. Sort of like rearranging the … Read more

Graduate Award in General Surgery

Vanessa R. Majeski, General Surgery Award, COMP-NW 2017. Yesterday, I had the privilege of presenting the Clinical Specialty Award for General Surgery at the 2017 Graduate Awards Celebration at Western University of Health Science’s College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific (COMP-NW). It was amazing to hear all the accomplishments and meet so many wonderful … Read more

Book Winners

Book drawing winners Recently Dr. Pamela Wible posted a nice article about my new book “The Doctors Guide to Eliminating Debt.” I especially liked the part where she called my wife, Carolyn, a “brilliant accountant.” She discussed her journey with becoming debt free and quitting her “job” by age 36 and you can read it … Read more

Cover Your A$$ets

Cover Your A$$ets Insurance is an expensive part of your life. It can be even more expensive if you don’t have the right coverage you need. I found that out the hard way in two insurance losses that hit me for a total of $30,000 and were not covered, thanks to the fine print in … Read more

Non-Fiction Book of the Year

So excited to return from my travels after a final stop at the Idaho Author and Book awards in Boise. It was a great evening and I was blown away to be honored with three awards for my first book, “The Doctors Guide to Starting Your Practice Right.” (Aloha Publishing) The award I was most … Read more

New book on Amazon

My new book, The Doctors Guide to Eliminating Debt, is now available on Amazon in both paperback and Ebook form. Thanks to all of you who participated in this project. My hope is to change attitudes about debt all over the country. You don’t have to live under the bondage of debt. You can find … Read more