The Rock Region Introduces QSource Grinders

Q – A leader who takes responsibility for the outcome.  QSource – The wisdom from which the Q draws to exercise virtuous leadership. Grinder – A periodic, purposeful and proximate meeting between the members of a group to accelerate effectiveness. Men of Rock Hill, As a leader it is my responsibility to apply the mission of […]

Update to The Veteran

Men of Rock Hill, As a leader it is my responsibility to apply the mission of F3 and maintain a 43 Feet attitude otherwise known as building a leadership road forty-three feet ahead of the people driving on it. When I evaluate the goal of The Veteran in exposing our PAX to the QSource, defined […]

Gratitude at the JOC

Boom…ain’t nothing for Fellini and Magic Mike to set you up for a Q at the JOC…Best sunrise in the city baby! Little did I know I would be nursing the recovery of a tweaked calf and hip muscle but a week and two days of Humpty Dumpty had me back in the saddle again. […]

Coasting or Commitment

I was pumped up when White Hat offered me the opportunity to Q Eagles Nest. This is one of the original AO’s where I learned the suck of the gloom and the bane of my existence otherwise known as “running”! I vaguely remember Cat Fish coming back to pick me up and wondering how in the world […]

Shield Lock, Shoulders, and Calves

Got a call from Cat Fish asking if I could step up and take his Q at Petra this Friday as he was going to be DR helping family. I have been diving deep into Shield Lock with the 43 Feet podcast and knew this was one of those moments where you can choose to […]

300 and A Cord of 3 Strands

An evening message from Whitney asking if I can fill in for a worksacked Pax in the morning caused me to pause and look in the mirror. You see, I have a bit of OCD anal retentive attitude with regard to planning. My typical pre-Q routine is to go to the location at least 24-48 hours ahead of […]

Island Hopping at ManU

Truth be told I did not want to Q this morning. I have been struggling with an unusual stomach problem for about 3 months (of course nobody knows…men don’t share – we say everything is fine!) and it seems to be getting a little worse as time goes by. Don’t worry…Big Fundamental threatened me if he […]