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About captivecoaching

David Jones is the founder of Captive Coaching and Consulting, LLC. Captive was founded to serve two aspects: 1) To assist with the growth of individuals in their personal and business lives as well as their relationships 2) To improve the employee production, employee retention and profitability of businesses by applying the principles of APACHE theory.

There is Truly Blood on The Redskins ­– The REAL Reason the Name MUST Change and Why It’s NOT an Issue of Political-Correctness

What about the controversy surrounding the iconic and beloved by many, Washington Redskins?   It’s all about this political correctness crap, right?  And really – why would anyone have an issue with their name?  Redskins are just another name for Indians, … Continue reading

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Never Need a Pen During Your Last Breath

Medical personnel were in a bustle all around me, the cardiologist in the ER explained to me that I needed an operation that couldn’t be performed at this hospital to which the ambulance had delivered me and that I must … Continue reading

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The Hottest “Hot Button”

Tom was sitting in the rowboat with 3 of his buddies, they had the afternoon free of classes in the seminary and they decided a rowboat ride on the Mississippi was just what the doctor ordered.  They had their lunch … Continue reading

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Why We Don’t Achieve: On the Course, In the Boardroom or at Home

We’re starting the New Year and this is the time that many people are confronting the resolutions they have claimed.  Most of these resolutions are supposed to last for the rest of their lives.  Things like quitting smoking, eating healthy, … Continue reading

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Is Today the End of the World? (Your SUCCESSES could depend on it being so)

So there is a lot of talk about Death and Destruction.  And it got me thinking – what if these prophesies are correct? The consideration of the ‘End Times’ is so prevalent in our society today that it’s difficult to … Continue reading

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What can be done to stop the madness?

I, like everyone am saddened by the recent events at Sandy Hook Elementary; in fact ‘saddened’ seems to be an atrociously inappropriate word.  It goes so far beyond that; in fact beyond comprehension to most. As a parent, it has … Continue reading

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In this New Year – Will You FULFILL your potential? Read this to see if this is one reason you aren’t…

(Part I of multi-part series of 3 parts of Success: Aptitude, Attitude & Action) Whether we are selling a product or service, hitting a golf ball, or leading others toward a common goal, success in reaching our goals is tremendously … Continue reading

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