Perry Smith

Column: Grab the future before it passes you by -- opportunities are...

As the future comes thundering down the track like a runaway freight train,
here are a few thoughts that may help you make the future your... Read more

Column: Five years in, Augusta Warrior Project shows impressive action

A program to help wounded warriors that was started by Jim Hull and Laurie Ott just five years ago has blossomed into something very special... Read more

Column: Learning from Lou: Insights from our neighbor Lou Brissie

Living among us in the CSRA is a remarkable man who can teach us all many important lessons on how to live our lives.

Lou Brissie resides in... Read more

Column: The joys of having a hometown -- and how to help it flourish

One of my favorite stories goes back to my experience as I entered the fourth grade in Richmond, Va. My father was a professional soldier. From... Read more

Perry Smith: The time has come to do our duty as citizens -- vote Rick...

On Tuesday, Aug. 21, voters will have a very important choice to make as they go to the polls. If we are to have the very best representation in... Read more

Perry Smith: Strategic planning is an indispensable component of...

Two of my life’s great pleasures are sharing experiences with long-range planning and helping leaders reach into the future in a systematic way.... Read more