Control, Discipline, & Respect

Having spent most of my life in and around martial arts, this mantra was pounded into me at an Americanized Shotokan, dojo from childhood: “control, discipline, respect”. The Japan Karate Association was a bit more formal, even in English the Dojo Kun is: Seek perfection of character!Be Faithful!Endeavour!Respect others!Refrain from violent behavior! There was never […]

Protecting Your Business During a Crisis?

Think back to New Year’s Day, none of us imagined society would essentially grind to a halt. Right now our natural reaction to suddenly being seeped in uncertainty is to freeze up, hide from the world, and watch Tiger King on Netflix while trying to ignore that tightening in your chest. You can’t hide forever […]