Dave Jenks: Futurist on a Free Enterprise Mission

Do Your Best

I was preparing for two very important presentations this week.  Each one could lead to a great business opportunity for our Free Enterprise Warriors team.  I was anxious about them.  In my life, as an aspiring person, I have often had a bad case of “preparation anxiety.”  I want so badly to … [Read more...]

The War of Enterprise

We call ourselves “free enterprise warriors” for a very powerful reason.  Not because we are mercenaries or soldiers whose goal is to harm others.  Or, that we seek to gain from others losses or at their expense.  We are warriors in the classic sense of being guardians and protectors – we … [Read more...]

Read Em’ and Leap

"You are the same today you’ll be in five years except for two things: the people you meet and the books you read."  That was the constant call to action by one of my early mentors, the late Charlie Tremendous Jones.  His words have served me well. And, on my last blog "Tough Minded … [Read more...]

Tough Minded Optimists

Outcomes often disappoint the naive.  Success seems to escape the cynics.  Running the mid-line  is a worthy path.  It is the dynamic tension in the life of a free enterprise warrior - optimistic about the opportunities, realistic about the challenges. For those in the real estate business, … [Read more...]

The Way of the Warrior

"Is warrior the concept you want to use?"  Several friends and two advisers asked that question as Laurie and I were developing our plans for FreeEnterpriseWarriors.com.  They were concerned that the global transformation we were seeking to engage was moving away from aggression and war-like … [Read more...]