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Notes from Our Leaders - Page 26

Enjoy these weekly insights from our Senior Leadership team. 

Senior Leaders include: Steve Simonin, President & CEO; Amy McDaniel, Belmond CEO; Cindy Hunter, CQO; Holly Martin, HRO; Greg Polzin, CFO; and Regan Swisher, CCO.

 

 

Amy's Reflections

“Good parents give their children Roots and Wings. Roots to know where home is, Wings to fly away and exercise what's been taught them.” ~ Dr. Jonas Salk I constantly say that parenting isn’t for the faint hearted. This week Rick and I had two opportunities with regards to Shaila....
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Notes from Steve

I went to the Ragbrai announcement party the other night. If you have ever had the desire to ride the whole week of Ragbrai or even just a day – this is the year. It’s up this way, Northern Iowa, and flat. Janel, for years told me I should ride...
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Making the Rounds with Dr. Hurt

Drama is a Choice. I know we’re not really supposed to talk about religion or politics very much, and I do talk about my faith quite a bit here. This week I am venturing out enough to make a comment involving politics. Eight years ago I did not vote for...
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Amy's Reflections

“Money is not the only commodity that is fun to give. We can give time, we can give our expertise, we can give our love or simply give a smile. What does that cost? The point is, none of us can ever run out of something worthwhile to give.” ―...
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Notes from Steve

I thought my hair looked darker when I looked into the mirror this morning. Instantly I moved to “because of my mega vitamin intake and massive exercise, I must be aging backwards.” I’m halfway expecting my wrinkles and sore joints to be replaced with smooth skin and a bounce in...
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Making the Rounds with Dr. Hurt

2017. This is my first chance to sit down and think about what that means. A new year is a great time to just stop and reassess. Be still. Listen. What I’ve heard so far; I’ve heard my son graciously accept consequences for a mistake that seems huge for the...
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Notes from Steve

Encourage courage. This is kind of a theme for me lately. As I wrote last week I was skiing with my family last week in Steamboat Springs.*One of the family members hadn’t skied before and despite being drug on the ski lift and completely humiliated, he went back and skied...
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Amy's Reflections

“The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.” ~ Leo Tolstoy The other night I was attempting to prepare supper. We were going to have a simple supper of tomato soup and grilled cheese sandwiches. I went to the store with Maleigha and picked up two cans of tomato...
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Notes from Steve

So here it is the new year, and I’m already expecting negative news. “Steve, hope and optimism are on our collective plates, be happy!” Yes, I know … I’m supposed to be on vacation, flying to Colorado to ski with the nephews and niece, but Winter Storm Helena is coming...
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Notes from Steve

As a young Boy Scout, we used to go caroling with the troop every year. There were at least 20 of us guys – we’d dress up in our Boy Scout uniforms, complete with our red berets, and go to the nursing homes around the area and sing our hearts...
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