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So far Stefan Speligene has created 9 blog entries.

Sunny Side Up

What’s the first thing you do when you hit a bump in the proverbial road? Do you beat yourself up, feel regretful or down? Or do you try to look at the up side? Life is always going to have bumps. Thumbs Up Image and Practice Gratitude Advice from Franklin [...]

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By |2018-08-07T19:47:46+00:00August 7th, 2018|Categories: Team|

Lady Fingers

I decided to share my grandmother’s cookie recipe that I remember her always baking around Christmas.
  • 1 lb margarine
  • 2 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla
  • 3 tablespoons water
  • 6 cups sifted flour
  • 2 cups pecans
Mix ingredients: add flour slowly until a hard dough is formed.  Roll the dough out into a tube “about the length […]

By |2018-01-12T17:27:44+00:00January 12th, 2018|Categories: Recipes|

Leading B’Yond Example

  “The reality is that the only way change comes is when you lead by example”

– Anne Wojcicki


I used to think that leading by example was good enough until I had kids. Then I realized that showing and sharing the reasons behind the example […]

By |2017-09-22T21:21:18+00:00April 7th, 2017|Categories: Growth|

Learning has been and always will be free

Whether it’s listening to someone tell a story or an old-fashioned library book or a search on the internet or even asking Siri or Alexa a curious question – opportunities to learn are widely available to all of us. I couldn’t […]

By |2017-09-22T21:23:31+00:00January 27th, 2017|Categories: Growth|

Trust is a Must

The Trusted Advisor Book CoverThere’s nothing like a good book. We at roux are constantly buying and sharing good books that have helped us to grow in some way. One of our favorites is David H. Maister’s The Trusted Advisor. This book does a great job of […]

By |2017-10-02T17:37:31+00:00May 16th, 2016|Categories: Growth|


Grit can mean different things to many of us, and even though being a Southerner I really like the ones we cook, today I am referring to how we persevere in our life and our work. Nothing great comes easy, and typically nothing easy is worthwhile.


Many speakers such as Bill Hybels, Kevin Elko, John Maxwell, […]

By |2017-10-02T17:38:48+00:00November 5th, 2015|Categories: Growth|

Whistle While You Work



For some the word “work” makes them cringe.  Unfortunately that’s the case for too many people today.  We are fortunate that we get to work each day for clients that appreciate our efforts and talents.   Helping others is how we are wired.  When work […]

By |2017-10-02T17:40:21+00:00April 23rd, 2015|Categories: Productivity|