Work Strong America – Empowering America's Next Generations of Craftsmen, Builders and Makers to Craft Our Future

Empowering Americas Next Generations of Craftsmen, Builders and Makers to Craft Our Future

International Builders Show 2016: WSA Episode 23

International Builders Show 2016

WSA Is Going to the International Builders Show 2016 It is go time around here. Things are moving along quickly as we head to the International Builders Show 2016 in Las Vegas Nevada. To be clear, Vegas is not really…
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Meet the Makers Interview Series: Jason Katwijk, WSA Episode 22

Jason Katwijk

     Interview with Jason Katwijk At the JLC Live Northwest Show I got the fantastic opportunity to interview Jason Katwijk of Deck Builders: Artistry in Decks. Jason is one of the best examples of what is possible when the…
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My Experience at JLC Live Northwest 2015

JLC Live 2015 Show Floor

JLC Live 2015 Northwest We just got home yesterday afternoon from the show. I am supposed to be having a “strict” family day, but if I don’t get my thoughts down right now they will be gone. So, luckily for…
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Going to JLC Live Northwest – WSA Episode 17

 Going to JLC Live Northwest Quick update, going to this Super Fantastic event to meet some of the professionals in the industry. I’ll be doing interviews and spreading the message of what Work Strong America is all about, and doing…
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The Fundamentals of a Successful Business

Business Success

 To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart. ~ Thomas Watson, Sr.   Even, no, especially for people who work with their hands building a successful business is most important. The…
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How to Evaluate Your Business

sucks-doesnt suck

Let the future tell the truth, and evaluate each one according to his work and accomplishments. The present is theirs; the future, for which I have really worked, is mine. –Nikola Tesla I hammer on mindset and big picture topics…
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Why You – or the REAL reason you need step up to your business


 “You can’t hit a home run unless you step up to the plate. You can’t catch fish unless you put your line in the water. You can’t reach your goals if you don’t try.” Will you step up? To start…
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You and Your Business Need a Vision, Today

Your Business Rocks

  To the person who does not know where he wants to go there is no favorable wind.” — Seneca Your business and why you are there Why are you in business? Seriously, have you put much thought into it? So,…
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