Speaking up on Racism

Let’s Get Back to Work, Safely and Vaccinated

Shots of the COVID-19 vaccine in arms are picking up quickly across the country, and a few companies are starting to call people back to work, including Clayco. One of the most important things about Clayco is our company culture, and we can’t sustain it if everyone continues to work remotely. We’ve asked our office employees to return on May 10th, not only because I believe our employees do their best work when they’re together in the office, but also because we want to set an example for...

My Conversation with Bisnow

My Conversation with Bisnow

In this series, Bisnow highlights people and companies pushing the commercial real estate industry forward in myriad ways. Clayco is one of the nation's design-build giants, undertaking commercial and residential building projects nationwide for the likes of Amazon,...

Let’s Get Back to Work, Safely and Vaccinated

Let’s Get Back to Work, Safely and Vaccinated

Shots of the COVID-19 vaccine in arms are picking up quickly across the country, and a few companies are starting to call people back to work, including Clayco. One of the most important things about Clayco is our company culture, and we can’t sustain it if everyone...

Speaking Up

Speaking Up

Clayco and the Clark family are heartbroken and angry about the high number of outspoken, and seemingly welcomed, racist acts and comments in the USA. Asian, Black, Indigenous, people of color, and anyone who doesn’t fit the racists’ vision are subject to their hate...

Do Your Part

Do Your Part

I’m SHOT! And I’m asking you to get vaccinated as soon as you possibly can. DO your part to get us back in business and back with our families. The life you save may be your own. Original post found here on Linkedin

My Morning Routine

My Morning Routine

How we get our mornings started sets the tone for the rest of the day. There has always been a lot of interest in the benefits of establishing a morning routine by highly successful people. Successful leaders that I know share some common traits. Most insist on...

A Habit for Success: The 5 AM Club

A Habit for Success: The 5 AM Club

The FIVE AM Club is a real thing. 15 years before Robin Sharma’s genius book The 5 AM Club, my dad taught me to implement a practice that would change my life and the course of my business. One day, he called to ask me to meet him for breakfast. I had been in the...

I’m Getting the Vaccine and I Hope You Will Too

I’m Getting the Vaccine and I Hope You Will Too

One of my greatest honors is to serve as a trustee of the University of Chicago Medical Center. This has allowed me the opportunity to receive regular updates from some of the most respected medical and scientific professionals in the world. I wanted to take a moment...

Inspiring Trust — An Interview with Jason Hartman

Inspiring Trust — An Interview with Jason Hartman

As part of my series about the “Five Things You Need To Be A Highly Effective Leader During Turbulent Times," I had the pleasure of interviewing Bob Clark. Bob Clark is executive chairman of Clayco, which he founded in 1984. The enterprise ranks among the top builders...

Racial Equality, Diversity and Mentorship in CRE

Racial Equality, Diversity and Mentorship in CRE

A couple of months ago, I was asked to join BisNow’s Webinar on Racial Equality, Diversity and Mentorship in CRE (commercial real estate). I was joined by four other industry leaders and pioneers in racial equality, including Damona Strautmanis who served as the...

Climbing Capitol Peak

Climbing Capitol Peak

My first recollection of being inspired by mountains was as a 10-year-old in elementary school seeing a documentary of Martin Luther King eloquently speaking of having been to the mountaintop. I think it was his last speech before his untimely death. Later, I...

THOUGHTS

My Conversation with Bisnow

My Conversation with Bisnow

In this series, Bisnow highlights people and companies pushing the commercial real estate industry forward in myriad ways. Clayco is one...

Speaking Up

Speaking Up

Clayco and the Clark family are heartbroken and angry about the high number of outspoken, and seemingly welcomed, racist acts and comments...

Do Your Part

Do Your Part

I’m SHOT! And I’m asking you to get vaccinated as soon as you possibly can. DO your part to get us back in business and back with our...

My Morning Routine

My Morning Routine

How we get our mornings started sets the tone for the rest of the day. There has always been a lot of interest in the benefits of...

My Conversation with Bisnow

My Conversation with Bisnow

In this series, Bisnow highlights people and companies pushing the commercial real estate industry forward in myriad ways. Clayco is one...

Speaking Up

Speaking Up

Clayco and the Clark family are heartbroken and angry about the high number of outspoken, and seemingly welcomed, racist acts and comments...

Do Your Part

Do Your Part

I’m SHOT! And I’m asking you to get vaccinated as soon as you possibly can. DO your part to get us back in business and back with our...

My Morning Routine

My Morning Routine

How we get our mornings started sets the tone for the rest of the day. There has always been a lot of interest in the benefits of...

A Habit for Success: The 5 AM Club

A Habit for Success: The 5 AM Club

The FIVE AM Club is a real thing. 15 years before Robin Sharma’s genius book The 5 AM Club, my dad taught me to implement a practice that...